Record Details

NHER Number:22166
Type of record:Building
Name:19th century dovecot

Summary

This early 19th century circular dovecot is made of brick with a slate roof. It has two storeys, both of which contain nesting boxes. The lantern is missing from the top of the roof.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 4922 0741
Map Sheet:TF40NE
Parish:EMNETH, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Dovecot.
Early 19th century brick, slate roof. Circular, two storeys. Double doors to south, blocked door to east with blocked window above. Window to west. Sawtooth cornice. Nesting boxes on both floors. Ladder stairs to upper floor. Lantern missing from apex.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 31 January 1986.

Monument Types

  • DOVECOTE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Fiche: Exists.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.

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