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Description: Former Dovecote Approximately 5 Metres to West of Marche Manor
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259015
OS Grid Reference: SJ3342610461
OS Grid Coordinates: 333426, 310461
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6877, -2.9863
SJ 31 SW WESTBURY C.P. MARCHE LANE
- Former dovecote approximately
5 metres to west of Marche
Probable dovecote, now store. Probably C17 or C18, partly demolished
and altered in the late C19. Painted coursed sandstone rubble; C19
pyramidal plain tile roof. Circular plan. One storey. Weathervane.
Square windows to north and south-west; boarded doors to north-west and
south. There are no nest holes in the surviving part of the dovecote
which is linked to Marche Manor (q.v.) by a probably late C19 covered
way. Included for group value. F.E. Forrest, Some old Shropshire
houses and their owners (1924),p. 15.)
Listing NGR: SJ3342810456
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Source: English Heritage
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