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Description: Dovecote About 50 Yards North-West of Huddington Court
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 147858
OS Grid Reference: SO9419657310
OS Grid Coordinates: 394196, 257310
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2140, -2.0864
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HUDDINGTON CP HUDDINGTON
SO 95 NW
6/182 (19/22B) Dovecote about 50 yards
29.12.52 Huddington Court
Dovecote. C17, restored early to mid-C20. Timber-framed, rendered infill
on sandstone plinth with plain tiled roof. Square plan. Two levels.
Framing: three panels from sill to wall-plate; collar and tie-beam trusses
with two collars, three struts to lower and one strut to upper collar.
East elevation has a ground- and first-floor 2-light leaded casement and
a ledged and battened door; also similar ground-floor window in south
elevation. Roof has a central gabled timber lantern with entry holes and
alighting ledges. Interior: a floor has been inserted and no nesting boxes
survive. The dovecote is reported as having possibly been brought to
Huddington Court (qv) from elsewhere. (BoE, p 200).
Listing NGR: SO9419957311
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Source: English Heritage
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