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Latitude: 53.4342 / 53°26'3"N
Longitude: -1.391 / 1°23'27"W
OS Eastings: 440559
OS Northings: 393221
OS Grid: SK405932
Mapcode National: GBR LXQQ.NN
Mapcode Global: WHDDB.LYV4
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 25 Metres South South East of Kimberworth Manor House
Listing Date: 19 October 1951
Last Amended: 19 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1192030
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335655
Location: Rotherham, S61
Electoral Ward/Division: Rotherham West
Built-Up Area: Rotherham
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Kimberworth St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK49SW ROTHERHAM CHURCH STREET
(north side, off),
25 metres to
19.10.51 of Kimberworth
under Manor House
Dovecote. Late C17. Rubble sandstone, partly rendered; stone slate roof.
Small square building, 2 storeys, single window to 1st floor. Quoins. Large
ground-floor opening of later date has boarded doors and wood lintel. lst-floor
opening has stone ledge and panel pierced with pigeon holes beneath casement
with glazing bars. Eroded kneelers, square-cut gable copings. Later wood
lantern to ridge. Rear: steps from higher ground level to door in dressed
stone surround. Left return: ledge to blocked lst-floor opening.
Interior: original internal floor construction. Nesting holes with ledges
built into loft walls. Attached outbuildings not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK4055993221
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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