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Latitude: 52.7521 / 52°45'7"N
Longitude: 0.7099 / 0°42'35"E
OS Eastings: 582983
OS Northings: 320606
OS Grid: TF829206
Mapcode National: GBR Q6T.D94
Mapcode Global: WHKQH.W360
Entry Name: Dovecote to Rougham Hall
Listing Date: 4 December 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1342500
English Heritage Legacy ID: 220444
Location: Rougham, Breckland, Norfolk, PE32
Civil Parish: Rougham
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Rougham St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/12/2012
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Dovecote to Rougham Hall
Dovecote. c.1690 by Hon. Roger North. Coursed flint with brick angle pilasters and thatched
roofs. Octagonal in plan on the exterior, circular on the interior. One doorway and one 2-light
mullion window. Conical roof and a ball finial. Interior filled with approx 936 brick nesting
boxes. The dovecote is fully described in North's treatise 'Of Building' now in British Museum.
Source: Eds: Colvin, H and Newman, J; Of Building: Roger North's Writings on Architecture;
Listing NGR: TF8298320606
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