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Dovecote About 40 Metres West of Byford Court, Byford

Description: Dovecote About 40 Metres West of Byford Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 149983

OS Grid Reference: SO3958642927
OS Grid Coordinates: 339586, 242927
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0814, -2.8830

Location: Byford, County of Herefordshire HR4 7LD

Locality: Byford
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR4 7LD

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Listing Text

SO 34 SE
Dovecote about 40 metres
4/25 west of Byford Court


Dovecote. Late C17, restored mid-C20. Timber-frame with rendered infill
and pyrdamidal stone tile roof capped by glazed glover and with swept
eaves. Entrance in south wall a simple wooden architrave with ledged and
boarded door. Framing: three rectangular panels high with straight tension
braces and angle braces. Interior has lost its nesting boxes. (Stainburn, IR:
A Survey of Dovecotes in the Old County of Herefordshire, County Council,
1979, no 25).

Listing NGR: SO3958642927

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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