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Dovecote, Stable and Granary at Rectory Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Pirton, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.974 / 51°58'26"N

Longitude: -0.34 / 0°20'23"W

OS Eastings: 514124

OS Northings: 231915

OS Grid: TL141319

Mapcode National: GBR H5L.BVC

Mapcode Global: VHGNK.2N43

Plus Code: 9C3XXMF6+H2

Entry Name: Dovecote, Stable and Granary at Rectory Farm

Listing Date: 27 May 1968

Last Amended: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163185

Location: Pirton, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Pirton

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Pirton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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TL 1431 (North side)

7/175 Dovecote, Stable and
27.5.68 Granary at Rectory Farm


Dovecote, stable and granary. Early C17, C18 granary, linked by small
C19 stable. Narrow C17 red brick in English-bond in dovecote with steep
hipped-and-gablet roof of old red tiles with plastered gablets. Red
brick chequered with black headers in Flemish-bond in granary with
half-hipped red tiled roof. Low brick and slate infill stable. A tall
single-storey range of 3 buildings a little to W of farmhouse with
dovecote at W and stable in middle facing S, and granary at E entered in
E gable. Granary has stepped plinth, has its longer dimension E-W, door
in centre, gablets formerly louvred, and 2 cross-beams inside. Granary
has longer dimension E-W with raised floor and row of 4 round-arched
openings in plinth at base of each side. Boarded door at upper level on
E end with 2-lights window over. Central stable door on S side of small
infill stable.

Listing NGR: TL1412431915

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