Description: Dovecote Approximately 2 Metres East of Keepers House
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
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SE 9690 HACKNESS BROXA LANE
(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
Source: English Heritage
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