Description: Granary and Dovecote with Attached Barn Approximately 30 Metres to East of Holme Farmhouse
Date Listed: 1 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 335970
OS Grid Reference: SK4861088294
OS Grid Coordinates: 448610, 388294
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3893, -1.2705
THURCROFT BRAMPTON ROAD
6/95 Granary and dovecote with
approximately 30 metres
to east of Holme
listed as part of
Holme Farmhouse with
granary and dovecote
and as being on
Granary and dovecote with attached barn. Mid C18. Coursed squared
sandstone, sheet asbestos roof. Tall, 1-storey, 4-bay barn with 3-storey
single-cell granary/davecate attached to right end. Barn: segmental-arched
waggon entrance with slit vent over, left part obscured by adjoining range
(not of special interest) which forms link to Holme Farmhouse (q.v.). Rear
of barn: lower, opposed, segmental-arched opening. Granary/dovecote:
cartshed entrance with wooden lintel beneath keyed segmental relieving arch.
1st-floor granary doorway on left has banded ashlar surround with square
casement in ashlar surround on right over arch. 2nd-floor dovecote lunette
with corbelled ledge and keystone. Right return: square-headed dovecote
opening with corbelled ledge.
Interior: dovecote lined with remains of lath and plaster nesting holes.
Listing NGR: SK4861088294
Source: English Heritage
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