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Dovecote at Tl 0219 9554

A Grade II Listed Building in Apethorpe, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.5486 / 52°32'55"N

Longitude: -0.4944 / 0°29'39"W

OS Eastings: 502187

OS Northings: 295594

OS Grid: TL021955

Mapcode National: GBR FX3.7T8

Mapcode Global: VHFN9.C6ZK

Entry Name: Dovecote at Tl 0219 9554

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233014

Location: Apethorpe, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Apethorpe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Apethorpe St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

18/8 Dovecote at TL 0219 9554
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Dovecote
at Apethorpe Hall)
- II
Dovecote, now water tower. c1740 for Earl of Westmorland by Edward Frame, a
mason of Woodnewton. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston slate roof.
Circular plan. Plank door under wood lintel. Moulded ashlar cornice. Domed roof
with glazed lantern, formerly the glover. Converted into water tower early C20.
Interior not inspected but nesting boxes noted as modified when converted to
water tower. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p14)

Listing NGR: TL0219095540

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

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