If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Britchcombe Farmhouse, Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres West
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 250779
OS Grid Reference: SU3077987148
OS Grid Coordinates: 430779, 187148
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5824, -1.5572
Explore more of the area around Uffington, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.
6/143 Britchcombe Farmhouse,
dovecote approx 20 metres west
Dovecote and granary. Late C18. Flemish bond brick with flared headers; stone
slate roof. Originally 2 storeys. Front faces farmhouse: segmental arch over
blocked central door, late C19 full dormer over. Timber lintel over plank door
in right gable wall; timber lintel over 2-light C20 window in left gable wall.
Banded eaves course, carried across gable ends. Timber glover to centre of
ridge; gabled roof. Interior: floor has collapsed, but interior originally had
granary raised above ground level, with dovecote in upper level; brick nesting
boxes; 3-bay queen-strut roof, the trusses being closely set together to
support the glover.
Listing NGR: SU3077987148
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.