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Dovecot in Farmyard of Manor Farm by Oldcastle Heath Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.008 / 53°0'28"N

Longitude: -2.7692 / 2°46'9"W

OS Eastings: 348482

OS Northings: 345908

OS Grid: SJ484459

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.GKV0

Mapcode Global: WH898.FNKC

Entry Name: Dovecot in Farmyard of Manor Farm by Oldcastle Heath Lane

Listing Date: 28 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136859

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55640

Location: Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Malpas

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 44 NE

(East side, by Oldcastle Heath Lane)

Dovecot in farmyard of Manor Farm


Dovecot, late Georgian, of English garden wall bond brown brickwork with pyramidal
graded grey slate roof, surmounted by wooden louvre vent and weathervane. 3 storeys:
the lower storey has divided boarded door in south side; the middle storey has 2
lozenge-shaped breathers on each side; the upper storey has 2 vertical-sided pentagonal
flight-holes above a corbelled landing-platform.
Interior: Ladder access. 3 rows of 8 nesting boxes in each wall of the upper storey.

Listing NGR: SJ 48482 45908

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

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