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The Dovecote, Staple

Description: The Dovecote

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 178261

OS Grid Reference: TR2676457216
OS Grid Coordinates: 626764, 157216
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2690, 1.2494

Location: Grove Road, Ash, Kent CT3 1LW

Locality: Staple
Local Authority: Dover District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT3 1LW

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Listing Text


(North End)
5/230 The Dovecote


Dovecote, now house. Mid C18 for Sir William Lynch altered late C20.
Plum brick with red brick dressings. Plain tiled roof.Octagonal plan. Two
storeys and attic with octagonal roof with skylight and central stack.
Irregularly placed inserted glazing bar sashes and boarded door to south.
Extended by 1 storey octagonal entrance porch and room, late C20 in red
brick, with top light, metal framed windows and boarded door. Included for
group value as part of the stable/garden complex of the demolished mansion
of Graves.

Listing NGR: TR2676757213

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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