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Description: Dovecot Approximately 5 Metres West of Stock Gaylard House
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 102573
OS Grid Reference: ST7218413019
OS Grid Coordinates: 372184, 113019
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9160, -2.3970
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LYDLINCH STOCK GAYLARD
ST 71 SW
Dovecot approximately 5m
west of Stock Gaylard House
Dovecot, now ornamental summerhouse. Date of origin uncertain, possibly medieval,
rainwater head dated 1675, extensively remodelled c 1800. Circular structure of
coursed rubble with ashlar dressings, conical tiled roof with weather vane some
brick dressings. South doorways and windows have segmental pointed heads, north
window of 2-light under 2-centred head. The upper storey has a clock which,
according to the RCHM is of late C18 or early Cl9. "RCHM, Dorset, vol III," p 140,
Listing NGR: ST7218413019
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Source: English Heritage
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