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Glendoick House, Dovecot

A Category B Listed Building in Errol, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.3934 / 56°23'36"N

Longitude: -3.2802 / 3°16'48"W

OS Eastings: 321065

OS Northings: 723081

OS Grid: NO210230

Mapcode National: GBR 25.110W

Mapcode Global: WH6QF.LK6M

Entry Name: Glendoick House, Dovecot

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 346924

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB13727

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Errol

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Carse of Gowrie

Parish: Errol

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Description

18th century. Square-plan 2-stage dovecot with pyramid roof. Thinly harled rubble with large droved squared rubble quoins. Rat course/alighting ledge.

SE ELEVATION: low door to centre at ground, diminutive semicircular recess with 3 flight holes and alighting ledge above and small dormer-pedimented loft with 3 tiers of 3 flight holes.

SW ELEVATION: small 2-hole flight port to centre immediately above alighting ledge.

NW ELEVATION: small square window opening to centre.

INTERIOR: stone nesting boxes.

Statement of Interest

Glendoick House is listed under Kinfauns Parish. The roof and weathervane were severely damaged in storms (2000).

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