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Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North of Stainton Woodhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stainton, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.4376 / 53°26'15"N

Longitude: -1.1555 / 1°9'19"W

OS Eastings: 456195

OS Northings: 393756

OS Grid: SK561937

Mapcode National: GBR NXCP.MF

Mapcode Global: WHDDG.7V0J

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North of Stainton Woodhouse

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334830

Location: Stainton, Doncaster, S66

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Stainton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Stainton St Winifred

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK59SE (north side, off)

9/56 Dovecote approximately
50 metres to north of
Stainton Woodhouse


Dovecote. Probably c1800, raised late Cl9-early C20 to contain a water tank.
Coursed, squared magnesian limestone rubble raised in brick; pantile roof. 3
storeys, octagonal. Ground floor has 3 door openings and 3 windows all
having cambered-arched heads; 2 sides of the octagon are blind. 1st floor
has door to pigeon loft in sandstone surround and one window with deep ledge.
2nd floor has some window openings with projecting sills and plain lintels.
Hipped roof.
Interior: 3 ground-floor compartments occupied by pigsties; on 1st floor are
approximately 1000 nesting holes constructed of clay tiles and lath and

Listing NGR: SK5619593756

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