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Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres North West of the Nunnery

A Grade II Listed Building in Arthington, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.902 / 53°54'7"N

Longitude: -1.5623 / 1°33'44"W

OS Eastings: 428858

OS Northings: 445179

OS Grid: SE288451

Mapcode National: GBR KRJ9.KZ

Mapcode Global: WHC8Z.Z670

Plus Code: 9C5WWC2Q+Q3

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres North West of the Nunnery

Listing Date: 7 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436534

Location: Arthington, Leeds, LS21

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Arthington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Pool and Arthington

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 24 NE
LS 21 (north side, off)
2/90 Dovecote
- approx. 20 metres
north-west of
The Nunnery

Dovecote. Probably later C18. Coursed squared sandstone, stone slate roof.
Rectangular plan. Rectangular single-cell plan. Three low storeys and one
bay; east front has 2 square windows at ground floor, between these a flight
of stone steps at right-angles leading to a doorway at 1st floor; above this
another doorway; at the level between these doorways, a continuous stone
ledge carried round the whole. South gable has a square opening (now glazed)
at 2nd floor, with a semicircular perching ledge below it; gable copings with
scrolled ends, weathervane at south gable. West side has only one altered
(or inserted) window at 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SE2885845179

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