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Dovecote About 75 Yards South East of Home Farmhouse, Stanford with Orleton

Description: Dovecote About 75 Yards South East of Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 149390

OS Grid Reference: SO7055265806
OS Grid Coordinates: 370552, 265806
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2896, -2.4331

Location: Stanford with Orleton, Worcestershire WR6 6ST

Locality: Stanford with Orleton
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6ST

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Listing Text

SO 76 NW

6/197 Dovecote about 75 yards
south-east of Home


Dovecote. Probably mid-C18. Part sandstone rubble with brick dressings,
part timber-framed with brick infill; plain tiled roof. Square plan.
Lower part has rubble walls about two feet thick. Two rows of timber-
framed panels beneath eaves level with straight braces across lower
corners and plank weathering to mid-rail, Semi-circular headed archway
in east elevation; also blocked opening in south elevation. Pyramidal
roof has remains of square timber lantern with pyramidal roof and finial.
Interior: rendered. About 200 nesting boxes in rubble part.

Listing NGR: SO7055265806

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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