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Description: Dovecote About 15 Yards East of Conderton Chase
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148512
OS Grid Reference: SO9649837002
OS Grid Coordinates: 396498, 237002
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0314, -2.0524
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CONDERTON CP -
SO 93 NE
SO 9637 - 9737
3/60 Dovecote about 15 yards
10/60 east of Conderton Chase
Dovecote. Probably early to mid-C18. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar
dressings and stone tiled roof laid in diminishing courses with gable-end
parapets. Rectangular plan. Single level. Rectangular light with deep
splay in both gable ends. Main entrance in west gable end. Stone alight-
ing ledges project from upper corners. Large painted square timber lantern
at centre of roof ridge with two tiers of alighting ledges and entry holes;
it has a pyramidal stone tiled roof with a ball finial and large weathervane.
Interior retains all its nesting boxes, (approximately 500).
Listing NGR: SO9649837002
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Source: English Heritage
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