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Pigeoncote at Court Farmhouse and Adjoining Mounting Block

A Grade II Listed Building in Knossington and Cold Overton, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6834 / 52°41'0"N

Longitude: -0.8025 / 0°48'9"W

OS Eastings: 481048

OS Northings: 310194

OS Grid: SK810101

Mapcode National: GBR CR9.MYH

Mapcode Global: WHFKF.NT26

Entry Name: Pigeoncote at Court Farmhouse and Adjoining Mounting Block

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189864

Location: Knossington and Cold Overton, Melton, Leicestershire, LE15

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Knossington and Cold Overton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Cold Overton (Whatborough Parishes )

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 81 SW KNOSSINGTON MAIN STREET

Cold Overton
(west side)
11/107 Pigeoncote at Court
Farmhouse and
adjoining mounting
block

II

Pigeoncote and mounting block, now an agricultural store. Late
C18. Coursed and squared ironstone with ashlar dressings and
plain tile roof. 2 storeys, octagonal plan. South east side has
a Gothic arched doorway with plank door. Above it, a smaller
Gothic arched door reached by a wooden step ladder. East side
has a small Gothic window. North side has a similar window,
blocked. Above, octagonal roof with the remains of a wooden
glover. Interior is said to contain stone nest boxes. To south,
an adjoining double sided 3 step mounting block.


Listing NGR: SK8104810194

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

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