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Dovecote at Cricket Farm, Barnsley

Description: Dovecote at Cricket Farm

Grade: II
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

Location: Dovecot Mews, Barnsley S71 2HA

Locality: Barnsley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S71 2HA

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Listing Text

(west side),
Monk Bretton
4/19 Dovecote at
Cricket Farm
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

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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