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Dovecote About 7 Yards North East of Court Cottage, Shipton-under-Wychwood

Description: Dovecote About 7 Yards North East of Court Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 251799

OS Grid Reference: SP2772717449
OS Grid Coordinates: 427727, 217449
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8550, -1.5988

Location: Plum Lane, Shipton under Wychwood, Oxfordshire OX7 6DZ

Locality: Shipton-under-Wychwood
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6DZ

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Listing Text

SP 2617-2717
(north side)
Dovecote about 7 yards
north-east of Court
- Cottage
Dovecote. Probably early C17. Rubble with Cotswold stone roof. Altered and
restored. Two-and-a-half storeys, square plan, cross-gabled type, lacking cupola.
String over ground floor, band over first floor, coped verges with ball finials.
C20 windows, on the first floor a 3-light mullion window replacing an earlier one
which breaks the line of the string. Also on first floor an elliptical-headed
doorway approached by C20 stairs. C20 garage on ground floor. More traditional
appearance to east and north.
(Court Cottage is not included on this list.)

Listing NGR: SP2772717449

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Source: English Heritage

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