|Date Listed||Wed 1st June, 1966|
|Category||Statutory Listed Building|
|Address||Dovecote at 38 and 40 (formally listed with No. 42) Ratcliffe Road Thrussington LE7 4UF|
|Volume, Map, Item||260, 4, 175|
Dovecote, dated 1716. Red brick with moulded brick eaves and Swithland slate roof. Brick coped shouldered gables facing. High single storey. Door on front and 2 light window in gable. Double doors to rear with similar 2 light in gable and here also date in black bricks. There is a slightly recessed stucco band all round below the eaves. Inside there is a double purlin roof, and rows of nesting boxes on all four sides.
The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.
Statutory Listing covers all parts of the property and its curtilage, ie all internal and external elements whether described or not.