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Aisthorpe, Aisthorpe Hall, Stables
Aisthorpe, Aisthorpe Hall, Stables
Aisthorpe, Aisthorpe Hall, Stables

The stables were built in the eighteenth century.

Pearl Wheatley, 2011

Aisthorpe, Hall stables
Bartlings, Manor Farm
Bartlings, Manor Farm
Bartlings, Manor Farm

On the west of the road leading from Langworth to Barlings, this small farmstead was built for Christopher Turnor in the mid-nineteenth century.

Pearl Wheatley, 2012

Barlings, Manor Farm, Christopher Turnor
Belleau, Dovecote
Belleau, Dovecote
Belleau, Dovecote

An early 16th century dovecote associated with Belleau Manor.

It is an octagonal single-storey structure in dark red brick with slate roof and boarded lantern. Internally there are square brick nesting boxes. 

Ken Redmore, 2004

Belleau, dovecote,
Brauncewell, Horse Gin House
Brauncewell, Horse Gin House
Brauncewell, Horse Gin House

The gin house at Brauncewell was built in c.1800 alongside a bone mill.

A horse was harnessed to a beam which was linked through gearing to an overhead drive-shaft for the mill.

The original structure was open-sided with a thatched roof.

Stewart Squires, 2000
Brauncewell, gin, horse, bone,
Caenby, Manor Farm, Dovecote
Caenby, Manor Farm, Dovecote
Caenby, Manor Farm, Dovecote

The pigeoncote or dovecote at Manor Farm, Caenby, was constructed in 1788.

Pearl Wheatley, 2012

Caenby, Hall, Dovecote, Hall Farm
Deeping St James, Tithe Barn
Deeping St James, Tithe Barn
Deeping St James, Tithe Barn

The tithe barn, possibly dating from the fifteenth century, was demolished in 1963. It was located on the south-east side of the churchyard.

Photograph, 1963

Deeping St James, tithe barn
Eagle, Village Farmhouse, High Street
Eagle, Village Farmhouse, High Street
Eagle, Village Farmhouse, High Street

The early 19C farmhouse has been listed together with its walls, gate and railings.

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1165136 

DB 30 July 2018

Eagle, Village Farmhouse
Gautby, Hall, Stables
Gautby, Hall, Stables
Gautby, Hall, Stables

This impressive building was the stables built for the Vyner family in 1756. It is now a house and garage.

Pearl Wheatley, 2011

Gautby, Hall Stables, Vyner
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote

The stone dovecote placed to the north of the moats at Haddington (within the Aubourn parish, south of Lincoln) dates from about 1420.

It has nesting boxes for 500 birds and would originally have been roofed.


Mark Acton, 2008

Haddington, dovecote,
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote

The dovecote in Haddington has been restored.

Eric Hair, 2014

Haddington, dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote

Dovecote thought to date from fifteenth century. Some of the 500 nesting boxes visible in this image.

Up until the sixteenth century the Lord of the Manor had a monopoly on keeping pigeons as a feudal privilege.

DB 7 February 2018 

Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote
Haddington, Dovecote

Dovecote thought to date from fifteenth century.

Ponds near the dovecote may be part of the sixteenth or seventeenth century ornamental garden associated with Haddington Hall. 

DB 7 February 2018 

Haddington, Dovecote, Garden
Heighington, Clarke's Charity Farm
Heighington, Clarke's Charity Farm
Heighington, Clarke's Charity Farm

A view of the farmyard with the hay harvest coming home.

At this time there was a low hedge on the north side of the house enclosing a small garden.

In the early twentieth century the farm was in the tenancy of Mr Drakes.

Heighington, Clarke's Charity Farm, Drakes, Hay Harvest
Holton le Moor, Barkworth Farm, Dovecote
Holton le Moor, Barkworth Farm, Dovecote
Holton le Moor, Barkworth Farm, Dovecote

The pigeoncote or dovecote at Barkworth Farm is a nineteenth century construction.

Pearl Wheatley, 2012

Holton le Moor, Barkworth Farm, Dovecote, pigeoncote
Kirmond le Mire, Manor Farmstead
Kirmond le Mire, Manor Farmstead
Kirmond le Mire, Manor Farmstead

Manor Farm was built in 1868 for Christopher Turnor (of Stoke Rochford and Panton), then one of the largest landowners in the county.

The layout and accommodation were specifically designed to enable efficient operation of a mechanised farm in the era of 'high farming'.

This view from the SW includes the central blocks with dovecote, the wall of a crew yard and the gable of the W range.

Frank Robinson, 2010

Kirmond Le Mire, farmstead, farm buildings, Christopher Turnor,
Little Ponton Hall, Pigeoncote
Little Ponton Hall, Pigeoncote
Little Ponton Hall, Pigeoncote

Octagonal early Georgian Pigeoncote. 

DB 15 February 2015 

Little Ponton Hall Pigeoncote
Little Ponton Hall, Pigeoncote
Little Ponton Hall, Pigeoncote
Little Ponton Hall, Pigeoncote

Octagonal early Georgian Pigeoncote. 

DB 11 February 2018

Little Ponton Hall Pigeoncote
Londonthorpe, Hall Farm House, Church Lane
Londonthorpe, Hall Farm House, Church Lane
Londonthorpe, Hall Farm House, Church Lane

"Farm house, c.1730 with extension of 1774"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1261914 

DB 25 March 2019

Londonthorpe, Hall Farm House
Orford, Priory Farm
Orford, Priory Farm
Orford, Priory Farm

Orford Priory Farm, and part of the site of Orford Priory, which straddles the boundary between Binbrook and Stainton Le Vale. 

"A nun from Orford was excommunicated in 1491 by Bishop Redman for breach of her vow of chastity, her partner being a canon of Newsham.

There were seven nuns and a prioress when the priory was Dissolved in 1539"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orford_Priory  

DB 10 October 2018

Orford, Priory, Farm, Binbrook, Stainton Le Vale, Premonstratensian, nunnery, nun
Ruskington, Ruskington Garden Centre, Newton Lane
Ruskington, Ruskington Garden Centre, Newton Lane
Ruskington, Ruskington Garden Centre, Newton Lane

"Ruskington Garden Centre is based in a range of 18th century farm buildings constructed in the early 1700ís.

The Garden Centre was started as a farm diversification by the Elkington family, who still farm in the Ruskington area"

http://www.ruskingtongardencentre.co.uk/about-us/ 

DB 21 August 2019

Ruskington Garden Centre
Sleaford, Cogglesford Mill Cottage
Sleaford, Cogglesford Mill Cottage
Sleaford, Cogglesford Mill Cottage

"Farmhouse.

Mid C18 house, with late C18 and C19 alterations and additions"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1360438 

Being used as a restaurant.

DB 5 June 2015

Sleaford, Coggesford Mill Farmhouse, Cottage
Thoresway, Waterwheel
Thoresway, Waterwheel
Thoresway, Waterwheel

The building on the left (TF 166967) contains an overshot water wheel erected in c1818 to provide power for a threshing machine and other barn machinery in the farm building opposite.

Gearing from the wheel drove a shaft passing under the road.

The water was fed from an overhead leet linked to a reservoir on the valley side but this no longer remains.

Frank Robinson, 2010

 

Thoresway, waterwheel,
Welton, Rylands Farm, Dovecote
Welton, Rylands Farm, Dovecote
Welton, Rylands Farm, Dovecote

This early nineteenth-century pigeoncote or dovecote has a wooden turret topped with a weather vane.

Pearl Wheatley, 2012

Welton, Rylands Farm, pigeoncote
Woolsthorpe Manor
Woolsthorpe Manor
Woolsthorpe Manor

"Farmhouse, the birth place of Sir Isaac Newton, now owned by the National Trust.

Early C17 with early C18 alterations and addition"

https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1062362

DB 17 May 2018

Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, Manor, Sir Isaac Newton, birthplace, National Trust
Woolsthorpe Manor
Woolsthorpe Manor
Woolsthorpe Manor

Manor house is surrounded by a complex of farm buildings.

DB 17 May 2018

Woolsthorpe by Colsterworth, Manor, Sir Isaac Newton, farm