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Dovecote About 150 Yards South-East of Pumphouse Farmhouse, Hanbury

Description: Dovecote About 150 Yards South-East of Pumphouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 147790

OS Grid Reference: SO9550563183
OS Grid Coordinates: 395505, 263183
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2668, -2.0673

Location: Pumphouse Lane, Hanbury, Worcestershire WR9 7EB

Locality: Hanbury
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7EB

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Listing Text

SO 96 SE
4/114 (15/13A)
Dovecote about 150 yards
south-east of
Pumphouse Farmhouse
- II

Dovecote. Early C17. Timber-framed with brick infill on tall brick plinth,
plain tiled roof. Small square plan; single level. Framing three by three
square panels and tie-beam trusses with four struts to north-west elevation
and V-strut to south-east elevation. Small door in lower central panel of
north-west elevation. Roof has gabled lantern with alighting ledges and
entry holes. Interior retains its nesting boxes (approximately 250). The
dovecote is situated on an isolated and elevated site overlooking Pumphouse
Farmhouse (qv) and associated buildings (qv). It is an unusual and important
feature of the local landscape.

Listing NGR: SO9550563183

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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