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Dovecote Approximately 25 Metres South South East of Kimberworth Manor House, Rotherham

Description: Dovecote Approximately 25 Metres South South East of Kimberworth Manor House

Grade: II
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

Location: Church Street, Rotherham S61 1PU

Locality: Rotherham
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S61 1PU

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Listing Text

(north side, off),
5/23 Dovecote
25 metres to
19.10.51 of Kimberworth
Manor House
(formerly listed
under Manor House
and Dovecote)
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

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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