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Dovecote to North West of Lytham Hall (In Woods Behind Stables)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lytham St Anne's, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7449 / 53°44'41"N

Longitude: -2.9783 / 2°58'41"W

OS Eastings: 335580

OS Northings: 428062

OS Grid: SD355280

Mapcode National: GBR 7TN4.08

Mapcode Global: WH85P.741D

Entry Name: Dovecote to North West of Lytham Hall (In Woods Behind Stables)

Listing Date: 13 January 1971

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1219120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385288

Location: Fylde, Lancashire, FY8

County: Lancashire

District: Fylde

Town: Fylde

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton

Built-Up Area: Lytham St Anne's

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lytham St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


621-1/3/69 Dovecote to NW of Lytham Hall (in
13/01/71 woods behind stables)


Dovecote. Later C18. Red brick in Flemish bond, with slate
roof and lead-capped lantern. Octagonal plan. High single
storey; with a stone ledge carried round approx. 1 metre below
the eaves, a segmental-headed doorway in the east side, a very
small 6-pane window above the ledge in the same side, and
rectangular windows in the west and north-east sides.
Octagonal roof with oversailing eaves and a louvred octagonal
lantern with an ogival cap terminating in a ball finial. The
INTERIOR is lined with 850 nest boxes, and furnished with a
very fine single-sided timber potence so perfectly balanced
that it can be pushed round with one finger.

Listing NGR: SD3558028062

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

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