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Dovecote Immediately to North of Old Orchard House, Hickleton

Description: Dovecote Immediately to North of Old Orchard House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 334496

OS Grid Reference: SE4813105229
OS Grid Coordinates: 448131, 405229
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5415, -1.2752

Location: 20 Home Farm Court, Doncaster DN5 7BA

Locality: Hickleton
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN5 7BA

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Listing Text


12/75 Dovecote immediately
to north of Old
Orchard House


Dovecote. Probably C17. Rubble limestone, C20 cement-tile roof. Large quoins.
Square,single-celled structure, 2 storeys. Low door in south side has chamfered,
quoined surround; damaged dripmould. Small window above door now masked by iron
clock face. Hipped roof with ball finial. Double-chamfered single-light window
on right return.

Interior: brick nesting holes with stone ledges. Internal floor and roof structure
renewed. Originally within the grounds of Hickleton Hall (q.v.) and one of the few
structures that remains from the C16 hall that existed to the north-east.

Listing NGR: SE4813105229

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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