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Dovecote and pigsty at Allerwash Buildings (Newbrough and Fourstones)

Dovecote and pigsty at Allerwash Buildings.
Dovecote and pigsty at Allerwash Buildings.

An 18th century pigsty and dovecote. The dovecote is square with six pigeon holes in one gable end and is lined with brick nesting boxes inside. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N7629
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Newbrough and Fourstones

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