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Dovecote at Broom Manor 40 Meters to East-South-East of House, Cottered

Description: Dovecote at Broom Manor 40 Meters to East-South-East of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159822

OS Grid Reference: TL3104028574
OS Grid Coordinates: 531040, 228574
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9402, -0.0951

Location: B1037, Cottered, Hertfordshire SG9 9QE

Locality: Cottered
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9QE

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Listing Text

(north side)

22.2.67 Dovecote at Broom Manor
40 m to ESE of house


Dovecote. Circa 1700. Red brick chequered with black headers
under a steep pyramidial old red tile roof with bellcast eaves
and square louvred wooden lantern with pyramidial tiled cap. A
tall square single-storey building with thirteen and a half inch
thick walls, roughly plastered internally. Projecting brick
plinth. Upright oval central opening high up on N, S and E faces
with red and black arch-ring. E opening blocked. Tall central
doorway on W face under a flat pointed brick arch. Heavy rebated
oak doorframe. Boarded door. Roof carried on heavy hip rafters
Curved braces across corners of wallplates.

Listing NGR: TL3104028574

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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