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Description: Dovecote About 20 Yards East South East of the Pigeon House
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 149586
OS Grid Reference: SO5335751146
OS Grid Coordinates: 353357, 251146
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1566, -2.6832
BODENHAM CP BODENHAM
SO 55 SW
5/23 Dovecote about 20 yards
The Pigeon House
Dovecote. Early C18. Handmade brick. Octagonal plan. Two levels with
dentilled eaves cornice. Openings all have cambered heads. There is a
window on the south side and a door and a loft door on the west side. The
pyramidal roof and timber lantern fell down in the late C20. The external
steps to the loft door have also gone. Interior: the timber nesting boxes
do not all survive but there are four tiers of brick nesting boxes with
ledges below eaves level. (RCHM, Herefs II, p 15, item14).
Listing NGR: SO5335751146
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Source: English Heritage
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