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Dovecote and Barn Approximately 400 Metres to South East of Thimbleby Hall, Thimbleby

Description: Dovecote and Barn Approximately 400 Metres to South East of Thimbleby Hall

Grade: II
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

Location: Thimbleby, North Yorkshire DL6 3BP

Locality: Thimbleby
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL6 3BP

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Listing Text

SE 49 NE
(east side, off)
3/85 Dovecote and barn
approximately 400 metres
to south-east of
Thimbleby Hall
- II
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

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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