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Dovecote at Tf 7239 2617

A Grade II Listed Building in Hillington, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8056 / 52°48'20"N

Longitude: 0.556 / 0°33'21"E

OS Eastings: 572391

OS Northings: 326180

OS Grid: TF723261

Mapcode National: GBR P4P.3DM

Mapcode Global: WHKQ1.JR00

Entry Name: Dovecote at Tf 7239 2617

Listing Date: 2 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 222142

Location: Hillington, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE31

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Hillington

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hillington St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 72 NW
3/32 Dovecote at
TF 7239 2617
Dovecote C18 with early C19 alterations, carstone with brick dressings.
Square with pyramidal roof of black glazed pantiles. Plinth of galletted
carstone, shell carstone with brick platband and eaves courses, dogstooth
cornice, central wooden octagonal louvred lantern with embattled parapet.
Doorway to east with quoined jambs, segmental arch with alternate dark
headers; openings to west and south of 3 lights in stone with stone mullions
and Gothick heads, probably of 1824 when W.J. Donthorne rebuilt the adjacent
hall now demolished. Interior: 17 tiers of brick holes to each wall, central
wooden post on very large brick plinth, roof timbers partly renewed.

Listing NGR: TF7239126180

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