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Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres North West of Low Hall, Brompton

Description: Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres North West of Low Hall

Grade: II
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

Location: Brompton Carr Lane, Brompton, North Yorkshire YO13 9DQ

Locality: Brompton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 9DQ

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Listing Text

(west side, off)

13/5 Dovecote approximately 40
metres north-west of Low
18.1.67 Hall


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

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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