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Dovecote in the Grounds of Bydews Place, Tovil

Description: Dovecote in the Grounds of Bydews Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173505

OS Grid Reference: TQ7487054333
OS Grid Coordinates: 574870, 154333
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2613, 0.5049

Location: Burial Ground Lane, Tovil, Kent ME15 0JB

Locality: Tovil
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME15 0JB

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Dovecote in the grounds
of Bydews Place
TQ 75 SW 10/173A

C17 or earlier. Altered by being made into a cottage in the Cl9. 2 storeys
stone. Conical tiled roof with hipped pigeon entrance and yellow brick chimney
stack. Stringcourse. 2 inserted C19 casements with modern leaded lights.
Doorcase with cambered arch. The interior contains pigeon holes on the ground
floor only and a C19 semi-circular wooden staircase.

Bydews Place, Dovecote in the grounds of By dews Place, Cottage to north-west of
Bydews Place, Bydews Farmhouse, Former Granary to the south-west of Bydews
Farmhouse and Oasthouse at Bydews Farm to the south-west of the former Granary
form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7487054333

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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