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Dovecote at Staunton Court, Staunton

Description: Dovecote at Staunton Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 126025

OS Grid Reference: SO7818529162
OS Grid Coordinates: 378185, 229162
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9605, -2.3189

Location: Staunton Court, Staunton, Gloucestershire GL19 3QA

Locality: Staunton
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 3QA

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Listing Text

SO 7829-7929 (south side)
13/206 Dovecote at Staunton Court,
(formerly listed as part of Court
Farmhouse with barn 35 yards to
south and dovecote)


Dovecote. C17. Coursed, squared stone to base, close-studded
timber framing above, painted brick nogging; tiled roof. Square,
wall externally in 3 stages. To yard: boarded door in centre:
on right stone leanto projects, right return brick, with boarded
door. Timber framing in 2 stages above door head level; long
braces corner posts to sill lower stage; thin slats as rails in 3
panels. Second stage no braces, 2-light window full height in
centre. Hipped roof, glover on short ridge with swept pyramid
roof. Framing on right return includes braces to corner posts in
top level. Internally, open to roof: walls lined brick, said to
be 1000 nests, of brick with ledges. Two trusses, collar and tie
beam, 3 vertical struts, principals joined at top by yoke: one
pair purlins. Forms group with church, house and other farm
buildings (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7818529162

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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