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Gatehouse with First Floor Dovecot and Attached Open Fronted Store, the Tithe Barn, Lower Dowdeswell, Dowdeswell

Description: Gatehouse with First Floor Dovecot and Attached Open Fronted Store, the Tithe Barn, Lower Dowdeswell

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129141

OS Grid Reference: SP0004819939
OS Grid Coordinates: 400048, 219939
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8780, -2.0007

Location: Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire GL54 4LX

Locality: Dowdeswell
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 4LX

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Listing Text


5/40 Gatehouse with first floor dovecot
and attached open-fronted store,
The Tithe Barn, Lower Dowdeswell

Detached gatehouse with first floor dovecot and open-fronted store.
C16. Coursed squared and dressed limestone, close-studded timber
framing and weather-boarding. Compact rectangular plan to
gatehouse with side wall open to first floor level to give access
to yard, open-fronted store extending forwards left. Side wall of
first floor dovecot facing yard close-studded with 2-light wood-
mullioned window (now blocked), opposite wall weather boarded.
Plank door at first floor level in right gable end giving access to
dovecot with access via single flight of C20 wooden steps. Three-
bay open-fronted store with hipped roof left. Slightly stepped
gable-end coping with roll-cross saddles to gatehouse. Central
square lantern also with roll-cross saddles.

Listing NGR: SP0004819939

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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