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Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres South East of Middlethorpe Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopthorpe, York

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Latitude: 53.9305 / 53°55'49"N

Longitude: -1.0889 / 1°5'20"W

OS Eastings: 459919

OS Northings: 448642

OS Grid: SE599486

Mapcode National: GBR NQVZ.1S

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.7GQP

Plus Code: 9C5WWWJ6+5C

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres South East of Middlethorpe Hall

Listing Date: 14 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259555

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462799

Location: Bishopthorpe, York, YO23

County: York

Civil Parish: Bishopthorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopthorpe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: York

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1112-1/3/1238 (East side (off))
Dovecote approximately 50 metres
south-east of Middlethorpe Hall


Dovecote, now wine cellar. Late C17, restored c1980. Red brick
in English garden wall bond with timber landing platform and
timber guttering on scrolled cast-iron spikes; tile pyramidal
roof with timber and glass lantern with lead ogee roof. Square
on plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. To west, C20 board door with segmental
brick arch. Broad brick band between the storeys. Eaves
enclosed by landing platform on shaped brackets beneath single
row of dove holes. Roof is crowned by octagonal lantern with
diamond lattice glazing.
INTERIOR: lined to full height with nesting boxes.
(RCHME: City of York: London: 1972-: 121).

Listing NGR: SE5991948642

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