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Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North East of Lower Newton Farmhouse, Westbury

Description: Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North East of Lower Newton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259005

OS Grid Reference: SJ3839008518
OS Grid Coordinates: 338390, 308518
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6709, -2.9125

Location: Westbury, Shropshire SY5 9QE

Locality: Westbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 9QE

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Listing Text

SJ 30 NE
SJ 3839 0852

9/98 Dovecote approximately
- 50 metres to north-east
of Lower Newton Farmhouse

- II

Dovecote, now field shelter. Probably late C17. Red brick with plain
tile roof. One storey and loft. Dentil brick eaves cornice; crow-
stepped gable ends, that to south with toothed brick band near apex.
Blocked circular opening in gable end to south and segmental-headed
doorway beneath; loft opening to east. Interior not inspected. The
dovecote stands to the north-west of the moated site of Lower Newton
Farmhhouse (now demolished). The present Lower Newton Farmhouse is a
late C20 building and not included in this list. V.C.H. Vol. VIII,
p. 304; H.E. Forrest F.L.S., Some old Shropshire houses and their owners
(1924), pp. 173-4.

Listing NGR: SJ3839008518

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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