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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
Entry Name: Pigeoncote Approximately 15 Metres East of Former House at Old Dunsa Bank Farm
Listing Date: 4 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1157492
English Heritage Legacy ID: 322718
Location: Dalton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Dalton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Kirkby Ravensworth
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
NZ 10 NW DALTON A66
(south side, off)
5/17 Pigeoncote approximately
15 metres east of former
house at Old Dunsa Bank
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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