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Dovecote at Glebe Farm Approximately 20 Metres to North of Farmhouse, Tankersley

Description: Dovecote at Glebe Farm Approximately 20 Metres to North of Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 333944

OS Grid Reference: SK3488999802
OS Grid Coordinates: 434889, 399802
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4938, -1.4756

Locality: Tankersley
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S74 0DT

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Listing Text

SK39NW (south side)

4/68 Dovecote at Glebe Farm
approximately 20 metres
to north of farmhouse
25.4.69 (formerly listed as
Dovecote at Rectory Farm)
- II
Dovecote. Dated 'RGDD / 1735'. Coursed, dressed sandstone, stone slate roof.
Square, 3 storeys, single cell. Large quoins. Farmyard front has moulded,
quoined segmental archway to ground floor and 20-pane casement to 2nd floor in
square-faced surround covered by spiked iron cage. Continuous ledge beneath
eaves. Shaped kneelers, ashlar gable copings. Rear: inserted ground-floor
doorway; 2-light, square-faced mullioned window to 2nd floor. Left return:
external stone steps to lst-floor doorway which has square-faced surround with
keystone and datestone over. Double-chamfered single-light window in gable.
Interior not inspected. Attached farmbuildings not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SK3488999802

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Source: English Heritage

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