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Barn with Gable Dovecote to the North of Brickbarns Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Chelmsford, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7539 / 51°45'13"N

Longitude: 0.4377 / 0°26'15"E

OS Eastings: 568354

OS Northings: 208943

OS Grid: TL683089

Mapcode National: GBR NHS.X2J

Mapcode Global: VHJK1.J5RT

Plus Code: 9F32QC3Q+H3

Entry Name: Barn with Gable Dovecote to the North of Brickbarns Farm

Listing Date: 10 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112476

Location: Chignall, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Chignall

Built-Up Area: Chelmsford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Chignal Smealey St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Tagged with: Dovecote Barn

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Barn with gable dovecote
to the north of Brickbarns Farm
TL 60 NE 8/54 10.4.67.


A small rectangular building with a tiled roof, probably of C18 origin. This
is probably the only remaining example in tile County of its kind - a barn and
dovecote combined. The north and south gables have double walls from the eaves
level and there are 27 nesting holes in each gable in 4 rows of 5, 6, 7 and
9, with an alighting ledge below the lower row of 9 holes, and separate ledges
to all the other holes.

Listing NGR: TL6835408943

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