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The Doo'cot at 10 the Doocot, Coll Earn Castle Estate

A Category B Listed Building in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.299 / 56°17'56"N

Longitude: -3.702 / 3°42'7"W

OS Eastings: 294773

OS Northings: 713140

OS Grid: NN947131

Mapcode National: GBR 1N.729D

Mapcode Global: WH5PH.3YF0

Entry Name: The Doo'cot at 10 the Doocot, Coll Earn Castle Estate

Listing Date: 14 December 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 356632

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21360

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Auchterarder

County: Perth and Kinross

Town: Auchterarder

Electoral Ward: Strathallan

Traditional County: Perthshire

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Description

Probably by William Leiper. Dated 1874. Dovecot, cylindrical
drum with tall conical roof. Rubble-built with ashlar
dressings; door/inset sculptural panels facing 4 directions
(sundial to south west, flight-holes over panel at north
have inscribed lintel and have carved blocks flanking);
moulded eaves. Slated roof has single decorative lucarne,
tall weathervane finial.

Statement of Interest

Built within grounds formerly attached to Coll Earn House,

which is by Leiper.

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