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Latitude: 52.5486 / 52°32'55"N
Longitude: -0.4944 / 0°29'39"W
OS Eastings: 502187
OS Northings: 295594
OS Grid: TL021955
Mapcode National: GBR FX3.7T8
Mapcode Global: VHFN9.C6ZK
Entry Name: Dovecote at Tl 0219 9554
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1371992
English Heritage Legacy ID: 233014
Location: Apethorpe, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Apethorpe
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Apethorpe St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
APETHORPE APETHORPE PARK
18/8 Dovecote at TL 0219 9554
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Dovecote
at Apethorpe Hall)
Dovecote, now water tower. c1740 for Earl of Westmorland by Edward Frame, a
mason of Woodnewton. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston slate roof.
Circular plan. Plank door under wood lintel. Moulded ashlar cornice. Domed roof
with glazed lantern, formerly the glover. Converted into water tower early C20.
Interior not inspected but nesting boxes noted as modified when converted to
water tower. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p14)
Listing NGR: TL0219095540
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