Description: Dovecote and Barn Approximately 400 Metres to South East of Thimbleby Hall
Date Listed: 11 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 332519
OS Grid Reference: SE4564196236
OS Grid Coordinates: 445641, 496236
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3596, -1.2992
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THIMBLEBY OSMOTHERLEY ROAD
SE 49 NE
(east side, off)
3/85 Dovecote and barn
approximately 400 metres
to south-east of
Dovecote and barn. Late C18. Ashlar, partly rendered, Welsh slate and
pantile roofs. Octagonal 2-storey dovecote, to rear 1-storey, 2-bay
shelter. Dovecote: ashlar; plinth. Doorway in plain surround, flanked by
thin rectangular openings. First-floor band, frieze, then another band.
First floor: large round-headed blind opening, flanked by slightly smaller
similar openings. Eaves band. Hipped Welsh slate roof with ball finial.
Interior: retains nesting boxes made from terracotta tiles. Barn: rendered
with ashlar dressings. Quoins. Central board door, closely flanked by
square window openings, all in quoined surrounds. Eaves band. Pantile
Listing NGR: SE4564196236
Source: English Heritage
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