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Dovecote Circa 400 Metres North of Barrington Park, Barrington

Description: Dovecote Circa 400 Metres North of Barrington Park

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130760

OS Grid Reference: SP2023513936
OS Grid Coordinates: 420235, 213936
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8237, -1.7078

Location: Barrington, Gloucestershire OX18 4TA

Locality: Barrington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: OX18 4TA

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There is also a scheduled monument, Barrington Park Roman villa, Great Barrington, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

SP 2013-2113
AT NGR 2023 13941
10/28 Dovecote c400m north
of Barrington Park
Dovecote. C18. Ashlar. Circular plan with domed roof. Low Ionic
tetrastyle portico on the east side with single width doorway at
the centre and single-light windows between the columns either
side. Four segmental-headed dormers from eaves. Lantern at the
apex of roof. Interior not accessible. Exterior described from
the road. Reputed to have been designed by William Kent. The
building formerly had an external spiral staircase and a lead
cupola removed c1920.
(V.C.H. Vol VI, p 18)

Listing NGR: SP2023513936

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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