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Latitude: 52.9527 / 52°57'9"N
Longitude: -1.2229 / 1°13'22"W
OS Eastings: 452304
OS Northings: 339758
OS Grid: SK523397
Mapcode National: GBR L5P.5P
Mapcode Global: WHDGY.51XR
Entry Name: The Dovecote
Listing Date: 30 November 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247593
English Heritage Legacy ID: 457108
Location: Nottingham, NG8
County: City of Nottingham
Electoral Ward/Division: Wollaton West
Built-Up Area: Nottingham
Traditional County: Nottinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Wollaton
Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham
SK5239NW DOVECOTE DRIVE, Wollaton
646-1/16/199 (South East side)
02/07/69 The Dovecote
Formerly known as: The Dovecote BRAMCOTE LANE.
Dovecote, now disused. 1585. For Sir Francis Willoughby of
Wollaton Hall (qv). Altered early C19. Restored 1987. Red
brick, with pantile roof and plain tile verges. Square wooden
glover, renewed, with pyramidal roof. Plinth, string courses
and eaves band. 2 storeys, rectangular plan. South front has a
central 4-centred arched brick doorcase with drip mould. North
side has to right a board stable door flanked by 2-light
casements, renewed, all segment-headed. To left, a blocked
window. Door in gable end.
INTERIOR has an inserted floor at one end, and retains many of
the original brick nest boxes.
An ancillary building to Wollaton Old Hall, which was nearby.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 274-275; Dovecotes of Nottinghamshire: Severn J:
Cromwell, Notts.: 1986-).
Listing NGR: SK5230439758
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