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Cart Shed and Pigeoncote Approximately 100 Metres South West of Cayton

A Grade II Listed Building in South Stainley with Cayton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0617 / 54°3'41"N

Longitude: -1.5449 / 1°32'41"W

OS Eastings: 429884

OS Northings: 462952

OS Grid: SE298629

Mapcode National: GBR KPNG.BR

Mapcode Global: WHC87.75LL

Entry Name: Cart Shed and Pigeoncote Approximately 100 Metres South West of Cayton

Listing Date: 15 March 1966

Last Amended: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150373

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331631

Location: South Stainley with Cayton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: South Stainley with Cayton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 26 SE (west side, off)

1/124 Cart-shed and pigeoncote
approximately 100 metres
15.3.66 south-west of Cayton
(formerly listed as 'Barn
and dovecot'; the barn
now listed with the
stable (qv)


Cart-shed with pigeoncote over. c1770 for John Messenger. Cobble and
ashlar, stone slate roof. Square plan. 2 storeys, 1 bay. Quoins. Paired
round-arched openings on east side with raised imposts and keystones. South
side: a large Venetian window with glazing bars to first floor, the left
light blocked; architrave with raised keystone and imposts. Pyramidal roof
with shaped kneelers projecting diagonally at the corners. Interior: ground
floor open, first floor has a trap door and the inner walls are brick, lined
with pigeon nesting holes. The pyramidal roof was probably surmounted by a
wooden cupola.

Listing NGR: SE2988462952

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

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