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Latitude: 52.7123 / 52°42'44"N
Longitude: -1.5724 / 1°34'20"W
OS Eastings: 428985
OS Northings: 312819
OS Grid: SK289128
Mapcode National: GBR 5FX.Z4V
Mapcode Global: WHCGS.T3F1
Entry Name: Pigeoncote at Old Hall Cottages
Listing Date: 19 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096418
English Heritage Legacy ID: 82962
Location: Netherseal, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE12
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Netherseal
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Netherseal St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 21 SE PARISH OF NETHERSEAL CHURCH STREET
5/30 (South Side)
19.1.67 Pigeoncote at Old Hall
listed as 'Dovecote
at Netherseal Old
Pigeoncote. 1689 with minor later alterations. Red brick with
vitrified headers in Flemish bond and blue brick plinth, also
with a band of raised and sawtoothed bricks near the eaves.
Hipped plain tile roof with central open timber cupola, also
with hipped conical roof in metal, plus moulded brick eaves
cornice. Single storey and with irregular hexagonal plan.
Exterior is blind except for an inserted plank door to north-
east face with small inserted chamfered brick window above, a
similar window to south-east face, and the original flat arched
door to north-west side. Above this door is an inserted
terracotta panel inscribed 'RII 1686' and to north corner just
below the band there are two stone panels with illegible
inscriptions. Interior is completed lined with pigeon holes,
each with narrow platform to front with sawtooth band below and
there is a potence.
Listing NGR: SK2898512819
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