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Dovecote Approximately 10 Metres South of Kelmscott Manor, Kelmscott

Description: Dovecote Approximately 10 Metres South of Kelmscott Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 September 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 253840

OS Grid Reference: SU2510598865
OS Grid Coordinates: 425105, 198865
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6880, -1.6382

Location: Kelmscott, Oxfordshire GL7 3HJ

Locality: Kelmscott
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 3HJ

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Listing Text

5/88 Dovecot approx. 10m S of
Kelmscott Manor
12.9.55 (Formerly listed as part of
Kelmscott Manor with Barns to.
SE and S of house, and

Dovecote. Late C17 with minor later alterations. Uncoursed limestone rubble;
stone slate roof with moulded coped verges and pyramidal-capped lantern
surmounted by ball finial. Square plan. 2 storeys and gable-lit attic. Stable
door with wood lintel on north side; infilled opening low down on west.
Interior. Pigeon nesting holes and ledges to ground floor (some infilled).
Present entrance must be inserted as cuts through one of nesting holes.

Listing NGR: SU2510598865

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

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