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Dovecote at South West End of Dove Cottage, King's Stanley

Description: Dovecote at South West End of Dove Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 131918

OS Grid Reference: SO8243203339
OS Grid Coordinates: 382432, 203339
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7285, -2.2557

Location: Broad Street, King's Stanley, Gloucestershire GL5 5LJ

Locality: King's Stanley
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 5LJ

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Listing Text


14/44 Dovecote at south west end of
Dove Cottage


Dovecote with rooms below. Mid-late C19, probably for S.S.
Marling. Coursed rubble limestone; ashlar dressings; stone slate
roof. Three-storey square tower attached to end of house. House
is not of special interest. Upper floor has 2 projecting bands,
becoming perches on south east side only with square pigeon holes.
C20 small-paned metal casement to front with hoodmould. Lowest
storey is built into bank with round-arched doorway to rear.
Boldly sprocketed hipped roof with exposed rafter ends and moulded
timber eaves; large ball finial. Picturesque position on hillside

Listing NGR: SO8243203339

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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