Description: Farmbuilding with Dovecote on South East Side of Farmyard at Home Farm
Date Listed: 21 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335587
OS Grid Reference: SK3920797993
OS Grid Coordinates: 439207, 397993
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4772, -1.4107
SK39NE WENTWORTH CORTWORTH LANE
4/80 Farmbuilding with
dovecote on south-east
side of farmyard at
Combination farmbuilding, originally a shelter shed or cart-shed with dovecote over;
now calf pens with hayloft. Mid C19. For the Wentworth Estate. Dressed sandstone,
partly roughcast; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 6 bays. End walls project as piers
to support deeply overhanging eaves. Ground floor originally open-sided with upper
wall supported on cast-iron columns and beam; openings now infilled with brick and
stone slabs and each with boarded door to small loose box. Upper wall roughcast;
single row of round-headed pigeon holes; central boarded door. Rear: ground-floor
doorway; deep ledge at 1st-floor level with pigeon holes over. Cast-iron frame
to lancet over door. Overhanging eaves.
Interior: nesting boxes removed. Attached farmbuildings not of special interest.
forms part of the planned farm complex.
Listing NGR: SK3920797993
Source: English Heritage
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