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Latitude: 52.9444 / 52°56'39"N
Longitude: -1.9772 / 1°58'37"W
OS Eastings: 401627
OS Northings: 338551
OS Grid: SK016385
Mapcode National: GBR 26P.JXM
Mapcode Global: WHBD9.L8P4
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 100 Metres West of Heybridge Farmhouse
Listing Date: 8 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205212
English Heritage Legacy ID: 274957
Location: Checkley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
Civil Parish: Checkley
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Checkley St Mary and All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SK 03 NW CHECKLEY C.P. UTTOXETER ROAD (south side)
9/153 Dovecote approx. 100m
west of Heybridge Farmhouse
Dovecote. Circa 1863. Part of a planned farmstead of the Phillips family
of Heath House (qv) and Tean Hall Mill (qv). Red brick with stone quoins.
Steep, banded tile, pyramidal roof with tilted and bracketed eaves and
surmounted by wrought iron weather vane. Square plan on plinth and of
approximately four-storey height; landing stage set at half height: a cornice
on corbels with nesting box entries set approximately 600mm over; projecting
stone band over cart entry (probably contemporary) with double boarded
doors. Forms a prominent landmark and set amidst a much altered farm
layout dated 1863 with the initial "J W P". Heybridge Farmhouse and farm
buildings are not included in this list.
Listing NGR: SK0162738551
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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