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Description: Dovecote at Shenton Hall
Date Listed: 7 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 188115
OS Grid Reference: SK3867900291
OS Grid Coordinates: 438679, 300291
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5990, -1.4304
There is also a scheduled monument, Dovecote Immediately West of Shenton Hall, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
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SK30 SE MAIN STREET, SHENTON
4/120 (South East Side)
Dovecote at Shenton Hall
Dovecote, dated 1719. Brick with plain tiled roof. Square in plan, each
elevation gabled. Two storeyed with brick string courses. Doorway in eastern
elevation. Central leaded cupola giving entrance for doves. Inside, the
walls are completely lined with nesting boxes, and the central potence with
its pair of ladders survives intact and in working order.
Listing NGR: SK3867900291
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Source: English Heritage
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