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Dovecot, Naughton Castle

A Category B Listed Building in Balmerino, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.4102 / 56°24'36"N

Longitude: -3.0185 / 3°1'6"W

OS Eastings: 337247

OS Northings: 724688

OS Grid: NO372246

Mapcode National: GBR 2G.05SM

Mapcode Global: WH7RP.L4TN

Plus Code: 9C8RCX6J+3H

Entry Name: Dovecot, Naughton Castle

Listing Name: Naughton Doocot

Listing Date: 8 August 1973

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 333474

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB2536

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Balmerino

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Tay Bridgehead

Parish: Balmerino

Traditional County: Fife

Tagged with: Dovecote

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Description

Dated A.E. EG/1750 IM. Large rectangular double chamber
lean-to with crow stepped flanks. Rubble-built, twin entrances
(E. door has chamfered arrises, perhaps reused) slated roof
with line of pigeon entrances 1/3 up.

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