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Dovecote and Attached Outbuildings at Park Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Towcester, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1183 / 52°7'5"N

Longitude: -1.0188 / 1°1'7"W

OS Eastings: 467278

OS Northings: 247120

OS Grid: SP672471

Mapcode National: GBR 9WB.18L

Mapcode Global: VHDSP.907X

Entry Name: Dovecote and Attached Outbuildings at Park Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235144

Location: Towcester, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Towcester

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Towcester St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

TOWCESTER HANDLEY
SP64NE
6/115 Dovecote and attached
outbuildings at Park Farmhouse

GV II

Dovecote and attached outbuilding wings. Dated 1843. Coursed squared ironstone
and slate roofs. Square dovecote with pyramidal roof and timber glover with ogee
lead roof. Flanked by single storey symmetrical wings. Left wing has gabled
roof, right wing has hipped roof; both have central louvres. Nogged brick eaves.
Partly open on posts to yard to rear. Dovecote has pair of carved limestone
panels with arms. That to left dated 1843, with arms of University College; that
to right dated 1631 with arms said to be those of James I. Included for group
value.


Listing NGR: SP6727847120

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