Description: Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres to South West of Vessey Close Farmhouse
Date Listed: 1 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 335883
OS Grid Reference: SK4814086384
OS Grid Coordinates: 448140, 386384
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3721, -1.2779
ASTON-CUM-AUGHTON HARDWICK LANE
(north-west side, off)
6/9 Dovecote approximately
40 metres to south-west
of Vessey Close
Dovecote. Early-mid C18. Coursed, dressed sandstone, stone slate roof.
Square, 2-storey single cell. Inserted door with wood lintel; continuous
ledge near eaves; shaped kneelers, the gable copings removed.
Right return: blocked original doorway within later outbuilding (not of
special interest) has bonded ashlar surround; continuous ledge across gable
with another deep ledge above and blocked 2-light square-faced mullioned
Interior: brick nesting holes to both storeys, ledges to upper storey.
Listing NGR: SK4814086384
Source: English Heritage
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