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- Group Category Details
- 3, 4, 6,
- Date Added
- Local Authority
- East Lothian
- Planning Authority
- East Lothian
- NT 63849 75825
- 363849, 675825
Early 18th century. Double lectern dovecot, partially in
disrepair (1988). Red sandstone rubble, with squared
dressings. 2 low doors to S elevation with relieving
stones above each lintel and oculus flight hole. Rat course
above and at eaves level. Ashlar coped crowstepped gables
E and W elevations. Grey slate roof remaining to W half
of dovecot, with flight hole row at mid point.
INTERIOR: lined with nesting boxes and with potence and
ladders (interior not seen 1988).
Statement of Special Interest
Substantial and impressive dovecot, built to serve Biel
House. E part of roof and N and E walls adjoining, destroyed
circa 1985. Sited by walled garden and Biel Bridge (the
latter listed separately), to E of house.
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