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Dovecote 50 Metres South-East of Compton House, Over Compton

Description: Dovecote 50 Metres South-East of Compton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 105639

OS Grid Reference: ST5947516775
OS Grid Coordinates: 359475, 116775
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9490, -2.5782

Location: Compton Road, Over Compton, Dorset DT9 4QN

Locality: Over Compton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4QN

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Listing Text

14/97 Dovecote 50 metres south-
east of Compton House
Dovecote. C18. Round coursed and dressed stone walls, with ashlar plinth
moulding and moulded cornice. Conical slate roof and weathervane. 3 stone
oval or circular openings in the walls. Doorway on the east side has a
moulded stone architrave, plank door studded with a grille at the top, C19.
(RCHM, Dorset I, p 103(2)).

Listing NGR: ST5947216777

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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