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Dovecote Approximately 12 Metres to North West of Adsetts Cottage, Adwick upon Dearne

Description: Dovecote Approximately 12 Metres to North West of Adsetts Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 334426

OS Grid Reference: SE4696201774
OS Grid Coordinates: 446962, 401774
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5106, -1.2933

Location: Harlington Road, Adwick upon Dearne, Doncaster S64 0NN

Locality: Adwick upon Dearne
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: S64 0NN

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/5 Dovecote
12 metres to
north-west of
Adsetts Cottage


Dovecote now outbuilding. Early C18. Deeply-coursed dressed sandstone,
Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, single cell. Large quoins. Ground-floor doorway
to left has massive sandstone surround; small slit vent to right. lst-floor
door to right has similar surround and square-cut hoodmould which continues to
left beneath casement in square-faced surround. Shaped kneelers, ashlar gable
copings. Rear: band beneath upper floor. Left return: 2-light square-faced
mullioned window.

Interior: renewed floor retains chamfer-stopped transverse beam. Many nesting
holes now blocked. Renewed roof construction. Attached outbuildings of later
date not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SE4696201774

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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