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Pigeoncote at Old Hall Cottages

A Grade II* Listed Building in Netherseal, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.7123 / 52°42'44"N

Longitude: -1.5724 / 1°34'20"W

OS Eastings: 428985

OS Northings: 312819

OS Grid: SK289128

Mapcode National: GBR 5FX.Z4V

Mapcode Global: WHCGS.T3F1

Entry Name: Pigeoncote at Old Hall Cottages

Listing Date: 19 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82962

Location: Netherseal, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE12

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Netherseal

Built-Up Area: Netherseal

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Netherseal St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5/30 (South Side)
19.1.67 Pigeoncote at Old Hall
Cottages (formerly
listed as 'Dovecote
at Netherseal Old

Pigeoncote. 1689 with minor later alterations. Red brick with
vitrified headers in Flemish bond and blue brick plinth, also
with a band of raised and sawtoothed bricks near the eaves.
Hipped plain tile roof with central open timber cupola, also
with hipped conical roof in metal, plus moulded brick eaves
cornice. Single storey and with irregular hexagonal plan.
Exterior is blind except for an inserted plank door to north-
east face with small inserted chamfered brick window above, a
similar window to south-east face, and the original flat arched
door to north-west side. Above this door is an inserted
terracotta panel inscribed 'RII 1686' and to north corner just
below the band there are two stone panels with illegible
inscriptions. Interior is completed lined with pigeon holes,
each with narrow platform to front with sawtooth band below and
there is a potence.

Listing NGR: SK2898512819

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