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Dovecote and Stables/Outbuilding Approximately 20 Metres North of Gamblethorpe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Swillington, Leeds, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.769 / 53°46'8"N

Longitude: -1.4326 / 1°25'57"W

OS Eastings: 437496

OS Northings: 430439

OS Grid: SE374304

Mapcode National: GBR LSFV.NN

Mapcode Global: WHDBR.YJZH

Plus Code: 9C5WQH98+HX

Entry Name: Dovecote and Stables/Outbuilding Approximately 20 Metres North of Gamblethorpe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247690

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429021

Location: Swillington, Leeds, LS26

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Swillington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Swillington St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


LS26 (east side, off)

2/47 Dovecote and
approx. 20 metres
north of
Gamblethorpe farmhouse

- II

Dovecote and stables/outbuilding. Probably mid-C19. Chiselled sandstone
blocks, stone slate roof. Rectangular plan. Two-storey central dovecote and
single-storey wings (3 + 3 + 3 bays); impost band carried round the whole,
and in each part a round-headed doorway in the centre and round-headed
windows each side; the dovecote has small 1st-floor round-headed window in
each side, with a sill-band; pyramidal roof the centre, with a chimney,
hipped roofs to the wings.

Interior: upper stormy said to contain nest boxes, but not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE3749630439

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

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