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Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North-West of Walcot Hall, Lydbury North

Description: Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North-West of Walcot Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 257050

OS Grid Reference: SO3482685057
OS Grid Coordinates: 334826, 285057
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4596, -2.9606

Location: Lydbury North, Shropshire SY7 8AY

Locality: Lydbury North
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 8AY

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Listing Text


5/136 Dovecote approximately
50 metres to north-
west of Walcot Hall


Dovecote. Probably C17, remodelled in late C19. Coursed rubble and
squared and coursed limestone; conical plain tile roof. Circular
plan. One storey and loft. 3 hipped dormers with 2 tiers of dove
entrances, and central octagonal wooden cupola with 2 tiers of dove
entrances and ogee lead cap with globe finial. Boarded door to south-
west. 2 blocked arched windows and relieving arch to blocked door at
north-east. Interior: nesting holes; ladder to loft.

Listing NGR: SO3482685057

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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