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Cart Shed and Pigeoncote Approximately 100 Metres South West of Cayton, South Stainley with Cayton

Description: Cart Shed and Pigeoncote Approximately 100 Metres South West of Cayton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331631

OS Grid Reference: SE2988462952
OS Grid Coordinates: 429884, 462952
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0617, -1.5449

Location: South Stainley, North Yorkshire HG3 3LY

Locality: South Stainley with Cayton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 3LY

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Listing Text

SE 26 SE (west side, off)

1/124 Cart-shed and pigeoncote
approximately 100 metres
15.3.66 south-west of Cayton
(formerly listed as 'Barn
and dovecot'; the barn
now listed with the
stable (qv)


Cart-shed with pigeoncote over. c1770 for John Messenger. Cobble and
ashlar, stone slate roof. Square plan. 2 storeys, 1 bay. Quoins. Paired
round-arched openings on east side with raised imposts and keystones. South
side: a large Venetian window with glazing bars to first floor, the left
light blocked; architrave with raised keystone and imposts. Pyramidal roof
with shaped kneelers projecting diagonally at the corners. Interior: ground
floor open, first floor has a trap door and the inner walls are brick, lined
with pigeon nesting holes. The pyramidal roof was probably surmounted by a
wooden cupola.

Listing NGR: SE2988462952

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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