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Pigeon House Approximately 120 Metres North of Stockeld Park House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Spofforth with Stockeld, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9396 / 53°56'22"N

Longitude: -1.4352 / 1°26'6"W

OS Eastings: 437174

OS Northings: 449428

OS Grid: SE371494

Mapcode National: GBR LQFW.2H

Mapcode Global: WHD9Z.X7RM

Entry Name: Pigeon House Approximately 120 Metres North of Stockeld Park House

Listing Date: 11 July 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330554

Location: Spofforth with Stockeld, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS22

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Spofforth with Stockeld

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Spofforth with Kirk Deighton

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


(west side, off)

7/85 Pigeon house
approximately 120 metres
north of Stockeld Park



Pigeon house, now a store. c1758-63, probably by James Paine for William
Middleton. Coursed gritstone and ashlar, stone slate roof. 2-storey
octagonal building with entrance on north side. Chamfered quoins, C19,
4-panel door with Gibbs surround and double keystone under a triangular
pediment. Louvered round-arched opening above. Projecting string-course at
first-floor level, moulded eaves cornice. The shallow roof has a wooden
lantern with lead roof and finial. East and west walls have alcove with
keyed oculus above. South side has blocked doorway with louvered opening
above. Interior is lined in brick and has nesting holes for approximately
500 birds. A wooden floor was inserted probably late C19.

Listing NGR: SE3717449428

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

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