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Dovecote at Irby Dales Farm Approximately 150 Metres West of Irby Dales Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Irby, North East Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.5241 / 53°31'26"N

Longitude: -0.2009 / 0°12'3"W

OS Eastings: 519364

OS Northings: 404552

OS Grid: TA193045

Mapcode National: GBR WW1P.9F

Mapcode Global: WHHHX.WPH7

Plus Code: 9C5XGQFX+JJ

Entry Name: Dovecote at Irby Dales Farm Approximately 150 Metres West of Irby Dales Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103499

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164401

Location: Irby, North East Lincolnshire, DN37

County: North East Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Irby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Irby on Humber St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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5/35 Dovecote at Irby Dales
Farm approximately 150
metres west of Irby Dales

- II

Dovecote and horse-gin. 1855 on datestone. Brick, whitewashed. Welsh
slate roof. Octagonal on plan: forms centrepiece of south side of crew
yard. 2 storeys. Each face has round-arched recessed panels to both
floors, separated by 2-course brick band. Recessed round-headed plank door
to south with strap hinges, flanked by segmental-headed cast-iron windows
with 6-panes above ventilation grilles. First floor: inscribed datestone
above door, panel to left with 2 rows of 3 dove-holes. Stepped eaves.
Hipped octagonal roof. Interior. Ground floor formerly contained a horse
engine to pump water into a tank above that supplied the farmyard. Dove
nesting holes occupy remainder of first floor.

Listing NGR: TA1936404552

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