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Farmbuilding with Dovecote on South East Side of Farmyard at Home Farm, Wentworth

Description: Farmbuilding with Dovecote on South East Side of Farmyard at Home Farm

Grade: II
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

Location: B6090, Wentworth, Rotherham S62 7SB

Locality: Wentworth
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S62 7SB

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/80 Farmbuilding with
dovecote on south-east
side of farmyard at
Home Farm


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

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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