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Dovecote Approximately 2 Metres East of Keepers House, Hackness

Description: Dovecote Approximately 2 Metres East of Keepers House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 327358

OS Grid Reference: SE9648090127
OS Grid Coordinates: 496480, 490127
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2977, -0.5190

Location: Broxa Lane, Hackness, North Yorkshire YO13 0JX

Locality: Hackness
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 0JX

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Listing Text

(north side, off)

11/39 Dovecote approximately 2
metres east of Keeper's


Dovecote. Mid - late C18. Dressed sandstone with slate roof. Square on
plan, 2-storey tower. Plank stable door beneath triple-keyed lintel to
front. Roundel to upper storey. Raised bands to first floor and eaves
level. Pyramidal roof. Right return: lunette in tooled surround to upper
stage. Interior: ground floor has tunnel-vaulted roof with wooden trapdoor
giving access to upper storey, Pigeon loft in upper storey is lined with
brick and is said to contain nesting holes in all 4 walls.

Listing NGR: SE9648090127

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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