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Kilmarnock, Ayr Road, Treesbanks House, Dovecot

Dovecot (18th Century)

Site Name Kilmarnock, Ayr Road, Treesbanks House, Dovecot

Classification Dovecot (18th Century)

Canmore ID 42852

Site Number NS43SW 43.02

NGR NS 41962 34522

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council East Ayrshire
  • Parish Riccarton
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Kilmarnock And Loudoun
  • Former County Ayrshire

Archaeology Notes

NS43SW 43.02 41962 34522

Dovecot, Treesbanks: Dated 1771.

SDD List 1962

NS 4196 3452. Unusual brick build design, in fair condition. Octagonal lower half and circular above; slated roof. Date '1771' set in brick. 'A' listing confirmed.

Visited by OS (JRL) 21 June 1982

Site Management (11 August 2008)

Dated 1771 in raised brickwork above door; eight sided brick base, corbelled band, round upper stage, corbelled eave band and pigeon entrances, bell-cast slate roof - interior now used as store, pigeon holes still in upper stage. (Historic Scotland)


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