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Former barn and attached dovecote

A Grade II Listed Building in Crigglestone, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6393 / 53°38'21"N

Longitude: -1.4999 / 1°29'59"W

OS Eastings: 433163

OS Northings: 415980

OS Grid: SE331159

Mapcode National: GBR KVZC.24

Mapcode Global: WHCB5.XSYF

Entry Name: Former barn and attached dovecote

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342318

Location: Crigglestone, Wakefield, WF2

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: Crigglestone

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Chapelthorpe St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/08/2018


Nos 23 and 25, Former barn and attached dovecote

(Formerly listed as Barn and attached dovecote approximately 20 metres north of Humley Manor, MILL LANE)

Barn and dovecote. Early C18. Hammer-dressed stone, stone slate roof partly survives. Barn: six bays. A long range with tall cart-entry with composite jambs and segmental arch with skewbacks and chamfered surround. To left, two original windows with deep lintels and tie-stone jambs; other openings inserted.

Interior: king-post roof with single-angle struts and trenched purlins.

Dovecote: attached to rear with roof parallel to barn. Three bays. Central doorway has composite jambs and deep lintel with chamfered surround. To right, a two-light double-chamfered mullioned window. Other later openings. Right-hand gable has two-light window to apex.

Interior: two bays occupied by columbarium on three sides, of hand-made brick with scores of nesting boxes. Fish-bone king-post truss.

Partly ruinous at time of resurvey. An unusual survival in this region.

Listing NGR: SE3316315980

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

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