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Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres North East of Manor Farmhouse, Colston Bassett

Description: Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres North East of Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 241809

OS Grid Reference: SK7014233202
OS Grid Coordinates: 470142, 333202
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8917, -0.9589

Location: Baker's Lane, Colston Bassett, Nottinghamshire NG12 3FG

Locality: Colston Bassett
Local Authority: Rushcliffe Borough Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG12 3FG

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Listing Text

SK73SW (east side)
5/2 Dovecote approx.
25.9.79 50 metres north-east
of Manor Farmhouse
Dovecote. Probably early C18. Red brick. Plain-tiled roof.
Square on plan. Enlarged doorway on north-east side. Tall brick
copings on square, brick kneelers to steeply pitched roof.
Interior: nesting boxes on 3 sides formed from a 5 course sequence of
brickwork: a string course, 2 courses forming the nest holes, a plain
course and a saw-tooth course. The brickwork on one side is damaged.
The original oak roof system has been much repaired with sawn softwood.
Low cartsheds to 2 sides not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SK7014233202

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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