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Dovecotes/Stables Adjoining Screen Wall and Gateway on South Side of Foldyard Approximately 40 Metres North East of Magdalen House

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7468 / 53°44'48"N

Longitude: -0.1803 / 0°10'48"W

OS Eastings: 520100

OS Northings: 429358

OS Grid: TA201293

Mapcode National: GBR WT53.SM

Mapcode Global: WHHGZ.62FZ

Entry Name: Dovecotes/Stables Adjoining Screen Wall and Gateway on South Side of Foldyard Approximately 40 Metres North East of Magdalen House

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166662

Location: Preston, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU12

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Preston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Preston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

TA 22 NW
(north side, off)
4/16 Dovecotes/stables
adjoining screen wall and
gateway on south side of
foldyard approximately 40
metres north-east of
Magdalen House

Dovecotes/stables, adjoining screen wall and gateway. 1815 for Thomas
Wilson. Red-brown brick. Pantile roofs to dovecotes. Plan: single-room
dovecotes linked by screen wall with central gateway; forms south side of
foldyard. 2-storey, single-bay dovecotes, that to right with step to
ground-floor board door with 4-pane overlight beneath segmental arch,
flanked by breather slits (that to left blocked), first-floor board door
beneath segmental arch, pyramidal roof. That to left similar, with C20
sliding garage door to original ground-floor entrance, and first-floor
stable door with wrought-iron strap hinges. Stone-coped wall ramped down to
gateway with C20 pier to left, double board gates with strap hinges to main
entrance, segmental-headed pedestrian entrance to right with board door.
Left and right returns have segmental-headed first-floor openings with
raised brick surrounds, that to right blocked, that to left with board hatch
containing 5 rows of round-arched dove-holes with shelves. Ranges adjoining
to rear are not of special interest. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TA2010029358

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

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