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Pigeoncote Approximately 15 Metres East of Former House at Old Dunsa Bank Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4777 / 54°28'39"N

Longitude: -1.7922 / 1°47'32"W

OS Eastings: 413560

OS Northings: 509166

OS Grid: NZ135091

Mapcode National: GBR HJXN.SN

Mapcode Global: WHC5Z.FQS6

Plus Code: 9C6WF6H5+34

Entry Name: Pigeoncote Approximately 15 Metres East of Former House at Old Dunsa Bank Farm

Listing Date: 4 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322718

Location: Dalton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Dalton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Ravensworth

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Tagged with: Dovecote

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(south side, off)

5/17 Pigeoncote approximately
15 metres east of former
house at Old Dunsa Bank

- II

Privies with pigeoncote above. Mid-late C18. Rubble sandstone with dressed
stone dressings, roof missing at time of resurvey. 2 storeys, 1 cell.
Quoins. Doorway with dressed stone surround on bases, and with impost
blocks, that to left forming quoin, that to left extended to form lintel of
small window opening. First floor: semicircular opening with dressed stone
surround to pigeon-holes; part ashlar coping. Rear: on each floor a doorway
with dressed stone surround, and small ground-floor window. Interior: on
ground floor a spine wall dividing earth closets, one for family, the other
for farm workers, each with separate access; first-floor nesting boxes. In
a state of disrepair at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: NZ1356009166

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