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Barn and Attached Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres North of Humley Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Crigglestone, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6385 / 53°38'18"N

Longitude: -1.4998 / 1°29'59"W

OS Eastings: 433166

OS Northings: 415890

OS Grid: SE331158

Mapcode National: GBR KVZC.2F

Mapcode Global: WHCB5.XTY1

Entry Name: Barn and Attached Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres North of Humley Manor

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342318

Location: Crigglestone, Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Crigglestone

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Chapelthorpe St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(west side),

2/15 Barn and attached
dovecote approx. 20m
north of Humley Manor


Barn and dovecote. Early C18. Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof partly
survives. Barn: 6 bays. A long range with tall cart-entry with composite jambs
and segmental arch with skewbacks and chamfered surround. To left, 2 original
windows with deep lintels and tie-stone jambs; other openings inserted.

Interior: king-post roof with single-angle struts and trenched purlins.

Dovecote: attached to rear with roof parallel to barn. 3 bays. Central doorway
has composite jambs and deep lintel with chamfered surround. To right, a 2-light
double-chamfered mullioned window. Other later openings. Right-hand gable has
2-light window to apex.

Interior: 2 bays occupied by columbarium on 3 sides, of hand-made brick with scores
of nesting boxes. Fish-bone king-post truss.

Partly ruinous at time of resurvey. An unusual survival in this region.

Listing NGR: SE3316615890

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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