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Latitude: 53.4376 / 53°26'15"N
Longitude: -1.1555 / 1°9'19"W
OS Eastings: 456195
OS Northings: 393756
OS Grid: SK561937
Mapcode National: GBR NXCP.MF
Mapcode Global: WHDDG.7V0J
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North of Stainton Woodhouse
Listing Date: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1151500
English Heritage Legacy ID: 334830
Location: Stainton, Doncaster, S66
Civil Parish: Stainton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Stainton St Winifred
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
STAINTON LIMEKILN LANE
SK59SE (north side, off)
9/56 Dovecote approximately
50 metres to north of
Dovecote. Probably c1800, raised late Cl9-early C20 to contain a water tank.
Coursed, squared magnesian limestone rubble raised in brick; pantile roof. 3
storeys, octagonal. Ground floor has 3 door openings and 3 windows all
having cambered-arched heads; 2 sides of the octagon are blind. 1st floor
has door to pigeon loft in sandstone surround and one window with deep ledge.
2nd floor has some window openings with projecting sills and plain lintels.
Interior: 3 ground-floor compartments occupied by pigsties; on 1st floor are
approximately 1000 nesting holes constructed of clay tiles and lath and
Listing NGR: SK5619593756
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