Description: Dovecote Approximately 25 Metres South South East of Kimberworth Manor House
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 335655
OS Grid Reference: SK4055993221
OS Grid Coordinates: 440559, 393221
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4342, -1.3910
SK49SW ROTHERHAM CHURCH STREET
(north side, off),
25 metres to
19.10.51 of Kimberworth
under Manor House
Dovecote. Late C17. Rubble sandstone, partly rendered; stone slate roof.
Small square building, 2 storeys, single window to 1st floor. Quoins. Large
ground-floor opening of later date has boarded doors and wood lintel. lst-floor
opening has stone ledge and panel pierced with pigeon holes beneath casement
with glazing bars. Eroded kneelers, square-cut gable copings. Later wood
lantern to ridge. Rear: steps from higher ground level to door in dressed
stone surround. Left return: ledge to blocked lst-floor opening.
Interior: original internal floor construction. Nesting holes with ledges
built into loft walls. Attached outbuildings not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK4055993221
Source: English Heritage
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