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Latitude: 52.3642 / 52°21'51"N
Longitude: -0.8874 / 0°53'14"W
OS Eastings: 475857
OS Northings: 274603
OS Grid: SP758746
Mapcode National: GBR BTQ.QH7
Mapcode Global: VHDRD.KTQY
Plus Code: 9C4X9477+M2
Entry Name: The Dovecote
Listing Date: 19 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1356931
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360332
Location: Lamport, West Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN6
County: West Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Lamport
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Lamport with Faxton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
Tagged with: Dovecote
LAMPORT HIGH STREET
SP77SE (North side)
10/79 The Dovecote
Dovecote now house. Datestone 1735 probably reset. Brick with slate roof.
Originally one-unit plan. 2 storeys, 2-window range of narrow casements with
diamond panes and flat brick arches. Central C19 ribbed door with 4-centred
brick arch. Nesting boxes in gable between windows with datestone above and
inscription below. ?Where once did pigeons sport and fly you now may bake a
pigeon pie?. Gabled roof with gables on all 4 sides probably C19, Brick stacks
at ridge and end. C19 one-roan extension to right has projecting 2-storey porch.
Converted from dovecote to a bakehouse in C19.
Listing NGR: SP7585774603
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