Description: Dovecote and Attached Outbuilding on West Side of Farmyard at Riddings Farm
Date Listed: 29 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334578
OS Grid Reference: SE6049416388
OS Grid Coordinates: 460494, 416388
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6405, -1.0865
SE 61 NW FENWICK LAWN LANE
2/4 Dovecote and attached
outbuilding on west side
of farmyard at
Dovecote and attached outbuilding. Late C18 of 2 builds. Red brick in
English garden wall bond, stone slate eaves courses to pantile roof.
3 and 2 storeys: 1: 4: 1 bays, the right end bay of alter date. 3-storey,
single-cell dovecote at north ene dof range has windows to ground and
1st floor on west side with blocked pigeon holes to upper storey; eaves band;
shaped kneelers and gable copings. 4-bay part to right has segmentally-
arched doorway and scattered fenestration of casements and has two boarded
hatches. End bay to right with doorway on left of casements to each floor,
blocked doorway to 1st floor on right. Shaped kneelers and gable copings on
right, brick ridge stack. Rear: external steps to the dovecote.
Interior: principal-rafter trusses with raking queen struts; remains of
nesting holes in dovecote. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SE6049416388
Source: English Heritage
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