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Dovecote About 15 Yards East of Conderton Chase, Conderton

Description: Dovecote About 15 Yards East of Conderton Chase

Grade: II
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

Location: Conderton, Worcestershire GL20 7PP

Locality: Conderton
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL20 7PP

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Listing Text

SO 93 NE
SO 9637 - 9737
3/60 Dovecote about 15 yards
10/60 east of Conderton Chase
- II

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

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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