Description: Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres North West of Low Hall
Date Listed: 18 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 327321
OS Grid Reference: SE9394381742
OS Grid Coordinates: 493943, 481742
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2228, -0.5606
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SE 9380 BROMPTON-BY-SAWDON BROMPTON CARR LANE
(west side, off)
13/5 Dovecote approximately 40
metres north-west of Low
Dovecote. C17, probably with earlier origins; re-roofed c1980. Coursed
rubble limestone on chamfered plinth; quoins; stone flag roof. Rectangular
on plan. Low round-arched doorway with C20 door to front. Continuous
moulded string course below eaves level. Chamfered mullion window with
landing platform to left gable. Entrance box with landing platform to
centre of roof ridge. Crow stepped gables. Interior: L-shaped nesting
boxes extending to left and right on alternate rows, each with a projecting
landing slab. Peter G Farmer, "A Dovecote at Brompton", The Dalesman, Vol
42, No 12; March 1981; pp 985-6.
Listing NGR: SE9394381742
Source: English Heritage
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