DOVECOTE,45 METRES SOUTH OF GAINFORD HALL - List Entry

  • Description

    "Dovecote. C17 or earlier. Sandstone rubble exterior with roughly- dressed sandstone interior. Circular plan, about 4 metres in diameter. Tapering, slightly-convex elevation, about 6 metres high, has 3 stages defined by projecting stone bands. Small doorway at ground level has chamfered lintel and alternating jambs. Interior has nesting boxes and alighting ledges. Domed roof of rubble with irregular, central oculus."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1121116
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years, 9 months ago
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