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Dovecote Approximately 15 Metres North of the Pigeon House, Bibury

Description: Dovecote Approximately 15 Metres North of the Pigeon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 127365

OS Grid Reference: SP1178006781
OS Grid Coordinates: 411780, 206781
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7596, -1.8307

Location: Packhorse Lane, Bibury, Gloucestershire GL7 5NT

Locality: Bibury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5NT

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Listing Text

SP 1006-1106
(west side)
11/117 Dovecote approximately 15m north
of The Pigeon House (previously
23.1.52 listed with The Pigeon House)
Dovecote. Probably C17; extensive late C20 restoration from
ruinous condition by Sir Colin Crowe. Random and coursed rubble
limestone; stone slate roof. Circular; later internal upper
floor now removed. Doorway on south side with timber lintel;
gabled eaves-mounted dormer above. High level doorway on north
side with access from bank. Central square lantern with pyramid
roof and small ball finial. Interior: lined with 7 rows of pigeon
holes and perches. New roof structure by Mervin Day is of some
interest with circular purlin. Stands to north of The Pigeon House

Listing NGR: SP1177906783

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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