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A Grade II Listed Building in Orlingbury, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3422 / 52°20'31"N

Longitude: -0.7369 / 0°44'12"W

OS Eastings: 486149

OS Northings: 272320

OS Grid: SP861723

Mapcode National: GBR CWN.0K6

Mapcode Global: VHDRP.5DT9

Entry Name: Dovecote

Listing Date: 28 May 1954

Last Amended: 13 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040703

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233553

Location: Orlingbury, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Civil Parish: Orlingbury

Built-Up Area: Orlingbury

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Orlingbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8672 (South side)
13/269 Dovecote
28/05/54 (Formerly listed as Dovecote
west of Home Farm, Rectory

- II

Dovecote. Probably mid C17. Regular coursed limestone with ironstone dressings
and plain-tile roof. Rectangular one-unit plan. Small door in north gable under
wood lintel. 2-light casement under wood lintel to west elevation. Ashlar gable
parapets and kneelers. Slate hung glover with pyramid roof. Interior not

Listing NGR: SP8614972320

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

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