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Dovecote, Shobdon

Description: Dovecote

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 149464

OS Grid Reference: SO4003062770
OS Grid Coordinates: 340030, 262770
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2598, -2.8800

Location: Shobdon, County of Herefordshire HR6 9LZ

Locality: Shobdon
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 9LZ

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Listing Text

SO 46 SW

5/61 Dovecote



Dovecote. Early C18, restored 1832. Brick on coursed rubble plinth with
slate roof. Octagonal plan. Two storeys, the upper storey with a blind
segmental headed window to each side, with a loft door to north. Entrance
to ground floor on south has a pedimented stone doorcase dated 1832. Roof
capped by an octagonal timber glover with semi-circular sides, now glazed.
Interior: lower floor used for garden storage, upper stage reported to retain
nesting boxes and potence. The dovecote stands within the kitchen garden

Listing NGR: SO4002862769

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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