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The Dovecote

A Grade II Listed Building in Martons Both, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9507 / 53°57'2"N

Longitude: -2.1836 / 2°11'1"W

OS Eastings: 388044

OS Northings: 450522

OS Grid: SD880505

Mapcode National: GBR FQ6R.1K

Mapcode Global: WHB75.FYDQ

Entry Name: The Dovecote

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Last Amended: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324507

Location: Martons Both, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Martons Both

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


1/129 The Dovecote (formerly
listed as The Kennel)

Probably a kennels, later a dovecote. 1795 (on lintel). Rubble. Treated as
two storeys, and as a symmetrical three bay composition. Two round breathers
to the lower stage and three above, with three openings between - a straight
headed door which which now affords access to the nesting boxes, and two round-
headed entries, all-reached by individual flights of steps. The end elevation
has an arch on the ground floor, largely bricked up, and another round breather
above. The rear has five similar arranged in a semicircle.

Listing NGR: SD8804450522

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

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