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Dovecote at Tl 0219 9554, Apethorpe

Description: Dovecote at Tl 0219 9554

Grade: II
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

Location: Hunting Way, Apethorpe, Northamptonshire PE8 5DQ

Locality: Apethorpe
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 5DQ

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Listing Text

18/8 Dovecote at TL 0219 9554
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Dovecote
at Apethorpe Hall)
- II
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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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