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Dovecote at North West Corner of Garden to Howard House

A Grade II Listed Building in Loversall, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.481 / 53°28'51"N

Longitude: -1.1353 / 1°8'6"W

OS Eastings: 457484

OS Northings: 398595

OS Grid: SK574985

Mapcode National: GBR NXJ5.0X

Mapcode Global: WHDD8.JRMS

Entry Name: Dovecote at North West Corner of Garden to Howard House

Listing Date: 5 June 1968

Last Amended: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151497

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334824

Location: Loversall, Doncaster, DN11

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Loversall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wadworth with Loversall

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


Dovecote at north-west
5.6.68 corner of garden to
Howard House (formerly
listed as Loversall
Hall Dovecote)


Dovecote. C17. Banded magnesian limestone rubble and thinly-coursed rubble,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys, single cell; rectangular. East gable: plinth,
irregular quoins; central doorway in bonded ashlar surround; to its left a
square window with cemented ashlar surround; continuous ledge below eaves;
similar square window to gable having shaped kneelers but the gable copings
missing. Octagonal wooden lantern with some pointed casement windows and
upswept leaded roof with wrought-iron finial. Rear: gable retains copings
and has pyramidal and ball finials. Right return: central doorway with round
brick arch.
Interior: ground-floor divided into two cells, probably stable and store;
1st-floor nesting holes in stone and brick. Situated at corner of former
kitchen garden to Loversall Hall (q.v.)

Listing NGR: SK5748498595

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