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Pigeoncote to Home Farm, Womersley

Description: Pigeoncote to Home Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 326500

OS Grid Reference: SE5355218948
OS Grid Coordinates: 453552, 418948
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6643, -1.1910

Location: Station Road, Womersley, North Yorkshire DN6 9GA

Locality: Womersley
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN6 9GA

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Listing Text

SE 51 NW
(south side)

5/25 Pigencote to Home Farm

Pigencote. Mid-late C18 with later alterations. Pinkish-brown brick with ashlar
dressings and pantile roof. Square on plan, single bay, 2 storeys. To east side
are 2 segmentally-arched carriage entrances, one now blocked. Stable entrance
to west side with plank door with divided overlight. Pitching door to south side,
now blocked. First-floor ashlar band. To east side are 2 segmental-arched openings,
to south side a similar opening with multi-paned window. Cavetto-moulded ashlar
cornice. Hipped roof. Interior has brick nesting boxes to first floor. Formerly
had glass dome to summit and viewing platform and was used for astronomical
purposes. Home Farm to Womersley Park (qv) seat of the Earl of Rosse, a keen

Listing NGR: SE5355218948

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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