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Description: Dovecote at Manor Farm
Date Listed: 27 August 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 253039
OS Grid Reference: SP4768020468
OS Grid Coordinates: 447680, 220468
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8807, -1.3087
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TACKLEY BALL LANE
5P4720 (West side)
5/53 Dovecote at Manor Farm
Dovecote. Said to be of 1616, for John Harborne. Regular coursed limestone of
alternating wide and narrow courses, with moulded plinth and strongly projecting
string course. Stone slate roof has a gable to each side. Square plan. One
storey and attic. West side has wide plank door with painted wood lintel. Upper
floor has indecipherable datestone in moulded surround. Gables have 2-light
recessed chamfered mullioned window with hood mould. Square open timber lantern.
Elevations to other sides are similar. Interior has nesting boxes.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p803; VCH: Oxfordshire: Vol XI, pp198-91)
Listing NGR: SP4768020468
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Source: English Heritage
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