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Dovecote About 25 Yards West of Saleway Farmhouse, Himbleton

Description: Dovecote About 25 Yards West of Saleway Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147845

OS Grid Reference: SO9269459853
OS Grid Coordinates: 392694, 259853
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2368, -2.1084

Location: Saleway, Himbleton, Worcestershire WR9 7JY

Locality: Himbleton
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7JY

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Listing Text

SO 95 NW
6/169 Dovecote about 25 yards
west of Saleway Farmhouse

Dovecote. c1600 with mid-C20 alterations. Timber-framed with rendered infill
on lias limestone rubble base; plain tiled roof. Square plan; two levels.
Framing: three panels from sill, to wall-plate; long straight brace in lower
corner of east elevation, short swept brace in left panel of upper row of
west elevation; collar and tie-beam trusses with two struts to collar. C20
windows inserted in lower level; 6-light window in north elevation and 4-light
window in east elevation; central panel of north roof truss has lias limestone
infill and five entry holes with alighting ledges; entrance in south elevation.
Interior: floor inserted, but nesting boxes are said to survive in the upper

Listing NGR: SO9269459853

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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