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Latitude: 57.6484 / 57°38'54"N
Longitude: -3.2031 / 3°12'11"W
OS Eastings: 328286
OS Northings: 862691
OS Grid: NJ282626
Mapcode National: GBR L8GH.TMW
Mapcode Global: WH6JG.R0WZ
Plus Code: 9C9RJQXW+9P
Entry Name: Dovecot, Urquhart Manse
Listing Name: Urquhart Manse, Dovecot
Listing Date: 20 August 1981
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 348350
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB14875
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Fochabers Lhanbryde
Traditional County: Morayshire
Early 19th century. Small square dovecote with pyramidal roof incorporated within the corner of the Manse walled garden.
Clay and dab, harled. 32 nesting boxes in upper half of cote (intermediate ceiling demolished) modelled from clay mix with wood or stone slab horizontals. Pair flight holes south and west elevations. Banffshire slate roof, modern weathervane.
Only clay and dab doocot in north-east of Scotland.
Ground floor originally the hen house.
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