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Dovecote and Attached Mounting Block at Entrance to Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Clifton North, City of Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9341 / 52°56'2"N

Longitude: -1.1583 / 1°9'30"W

OS Eastings: 456667

OS Northings: 337743

OS Grid: SK566377

Mapcode National: GBR LMX.9B

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.5JN0

Entry Name: Dovecote and Attached Mounting Block at Entrance to Rectory

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 455824

Location: Nottingham, NG11

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton North

Built-Up Area: West Bridgford

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wilford

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/7/809 (East side)
Dovecote and attached mounting block
at entrance to Rectory


Dovecote and attached mounting block. c1720. For the Rev.
Benjamin Carter, rector 1694-1733, builder of the rectory
(qv). Restored 1980. Red brick, with plain tile and pantile
roof and coped gables with brick kneelers. Single storey,
square plan. Central plank door in beaded frame. Flight holes
probably blocked at restoration. To left, square mounting
block, brick, with steps and stone slab top.
INTERIOR has restored gypsum plaster and brick nest boxes.
Inscribed plaque attached to building.
(Wilford Church Guide: Wright A: Wilford: 1978-; Dovecotes of
Nottinghamshire: Severn J: Cromwell, Notts.: 1986-).

Listing NGR: SK5666737743

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