Description: Dovecote Immediately to North of Old Orchard House
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
SE4805 HICKLETON HICKLETON VILLAGE
12/75 Dovecote immediately
to north of Old
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
Source: English Heritage
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