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Dovecote at Number 5 (Knob Hall)

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrowden, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.5901 / 52°35'24"N

Longitude: -0.5988 / 0°35'55"W

OS Eastings: 495021

OS Northings: 300062

OS Grid: SK950000

Mapcode National: GBR DV1.RF8

Mapcode Global: WHGM7.S517

Entry Name: Dovecote at Number 5 (Knob Hall)

Listing Date: 29 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073954

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186868

Location: Barrowden, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Barrowden

Built-Up Area: Barrowden

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Barrowden and Wakerley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SK 90 SE MAIN STREET (South Side)

Dovecote at No. 5 (Knob Hall)


Dovecote. C18. Coursed rubble stone with quoins and Collyweston slate roof
with 2 square wooden louvres. Of 2 storey height divided into 2 square sections,
the inside walls of which are completely lined with many tiers of holes and
perches for doves. A 6 bay tie beam roof over, a square opening in either gable,
and 2 doorways to rear. A rare and unusual building.

Listing NGR: SK9502100062

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

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