Description: Dovecote at Tl 0219 9554
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 233014
OS Grid Reference: TL0218795593
OS Grid Coordinates: 502187, 295593
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5486, -0.4944
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APETHORPE APETHORPE PARK
18/8 Dovecote at TL 0219 9554
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Dovecote
at Apethorpe Hall)
Dovecote, now water tower. c1740 for Earl of Westmorland by Edward Frame, a
mason of Woodnewton. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston slate roof.
Circular plan. Plank door under wood lintel. Moulded ashlar cornice. Domed roof
with glazed lantern, formerly the glover. Converted into water tower early C20.
Interior not inspected but nesting boxes noted as modified when converted to
water tower. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p14)
Listing NGR: TL0219095540
Source: English Heritage
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