Pigeon House to North West of Beddington Place, Sutton
Description: Pigeon House to North West of Beddington Place
Date Listed: 21 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 206705
OS Grid Reference: TQ2954165374
OS Grid Coordinates: 529541, 165374
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3727, -0.1403
Location: Church Road, Sutton, Greater London SM6 7NN
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There is also a scheduled monument, Dovecote, Beddington Park, 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.
Pigeon House to
TQ 2965 SE 13/43 21.1.54.
Early C18. A large octagonal red brick dovecote with band half way up, modillioned
eaves cornice, old tile roof with octagonal open cupola, dome and ball finial.
Almost identical with dovecote erected at Carshalton House [see under Pound Street
Carshalton] which was demolished 1906; probably both of these were almost identical
with a dovecote previously in existence at Kensington Palace which was demolished
Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Lychgates, Churchyard Walls and wall along
Church Lane, Orangery Wall, Beddington Place, gate and screen, Pigeon House
Nos 1 to 3 (consec) Beddington Park Cottages, premises occupied by Hockey Club
and adjoining structure, East Lodge, wall south-west of Beddington Park Cottages
and garden walls to north of Orangery and Beddington Place form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ2954265373
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Source: English Heritage
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