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Description: Dovecote 100 Metres North West of Togston House
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236890
OS Grid Reference: NU2512902762
OS Grid Coordinates: 425129, 602762
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3183, -1.6056
TOGSTON NORTH TOGSTON
NU 20 SE
8/221 Dovecote 100 metres
north-west of Togston House
Dovecote above shelter shed. Late C18 incorporating earlier fabric. Rubble re-
using some squared stone, with cut quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof.
Rectangular 2-storey structure. South side shows narrowed cart entrance with timber
lintel; slatted window with slightly-projecting sill above; square eaves cornice
and swept hipped roof. Left return shows part-slatted window and boarded door
to loft. Interior: Loft has 2 tiers of wall nesting boxes on all sides but west,
constructed of brick partitions on stone shelves and infilled with later brickwork.
Roof of 2 trusses with double collars and hip rafters carried out angle ties; some
re-used timber from an older building. Loft floor now removed.
Listing NGR: NU2512902762
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Source: English Heritage
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