Description: Dovecote at Cricket Farm
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333705
OS Grid Reference: SE3623107774
OS Grid Coordinates: 436231, 407774
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5653, -1.4544
SE30NE BARNSLEY CROSS STREET
4/19 Dovecote at
Dovecote. Mid-late C18. Squared, coursed rubble. Stone slate roof.
3 storeys, one bay. Entrance to left with deep, shaped lintel. 2-light
window to 1st floor and larger single-light to 2nd floor. Gable copings on
cut kneelers. To left a lower 2-storey altered building has entrance with
deep lintel, rebuilt gable wall and a Welsh slate roof.
Interior: dovecote is brick lined and retains nesting holes in the brickwork
and in the underdrawn ceiling, the latter with wooden perches. Lower building
has two open trusses with extended tie-beams.
Listing NGR: SE3623107774
Source: English Heritage
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