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Latitude: 53.3721 / 53°22'19"N
Longitude: -1.2779 / 1°16'40"W
OS Eastings: 448140
OS Northings: 386384
OS Grid: SK481863
Mapcode National: GBR MYJF.4X
Mapcode Global: WHDDS.BHQP
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres to South West of Vessey Close Farmhouse
Listing Date: 1 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1151921
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335883
Location: Aston cum Aughton, Rotherham, S26
Civil Parish: Aston cum Aughton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Todwick St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
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
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