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Combined Dovecote, Cartshed, Stable and Cowhouse to North West of Yard at Moor Farm, Moreton Valence

Description: Combined Dovecote, Cartshed, Stable and Cowhouse to North West of Yard at Moor Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 132480

OS Grid Reference: SO7690910065
OS Grid Coordinates: 376909, 210065
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7888, -2.3362

Location: Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire GL2 7LN

Locality: Moreton Valence
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL2 7LN

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Listing Text

SO 71 SE
3/221 Combined dovecote, cartshed, stable
and cowhouse to north west of yard
at Moor Farm
Large farm building combining dovecote with cart shed below, former
stable to left, cowhouses to right. Dated 1806 with initials W D M
on diagonally set square stone on dovecote. Brick, tile roof:
Long single range of single storey and loft with nearly central 2-
storey square section with dovecote with hipped roof rising to
glazed lantern with pyramidal roof and ball finial. Dovecote has
internal perch holes in brickwork. Large segmental headed cart
archway below with double doors. Former stable to left, now a
small hunting room, with plank door and 2 flanking 2-light windows,
all with cambered heads. Similar openings to right, 3 windows and
2 openings between, that to right to cowhouse with wooden mangers
at rear. Left hand return has flight of 14 stone steps on brick
base to loft door, with small arched opening below platform and
probable kennel hole below steps with stone lintel.

Listing NGR: SO7690910065

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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