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Dovecote and Barn 15 Metres to North of Dovecote Cottage, Rainton with Newby

Description: Dovecote and Barn 15 Metres to North of Dovecote Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 330440

OS Grid Reference: SE3704075362
OS Grid Coordinates: 437040, 475362
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1727, -1.4341

Location: Church Lane, Rainton, North Yorkshire YO7 3PH

Locality: Rainton with Newby
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 3PH

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/64 Dovecote and Barn
15 metres to north of
22.7.55 Dovecote Cottage.
- (Formerly listed as
Dovecote at Corner

- II

Dovecote and adjoining barn, now domestic accommodation. Probably C17,
converted c1980. Barn of squared rubble, dovecote has alternate coursed
rubble and cobbles. Pantile roofs. Dovecote added to barn: square
plan, 2 storeys, 1 bay. Ground floor has board door to right under a
deep stone lintel. First floor: board door to left, C20 window to
right. 4 brick-dressed pigeon holes under eaves. Shallow, pointed roof
with ball finial. Barn to right: 3 bays, further bays to right
demolished. Quoins to left. C20 board door to right in quoined
surround with massive lintel. Central buttress with 2 C20 windows
above. Slit vents to left. Shaped kneeler and ashlar coping to left.
Interior - a door at first floor level gave access from the interior of
the barn to the dovecote.

Listing NGR: SE3704075362

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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