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Dovecote Approximately 30 Metres North East of Newnham Hall Farmhouse, Pontesbury

Description: Dovecote Approximately 30 Metres North East of Newnham Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259448

OS Grid Reference: SJ4120609978
OS Grid Coordinates: 341206, 309978
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6843, -2.8712

Locality: Pontesbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 8PU

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Listing Text


4/146 Dovecote approximately
- 30m north-east-of
Newnham Hall Farmhouse


Dovecote. Early C18. Red brick, plain tile roof with raised verges
and corbelled eaves. Square plan. 2 levels with upper level approached
by tallet steps against south gable end; doors at first floor level on
south and on ground to west side, both with cambered heads. Interior:
disfigured fireplace on ground floor and square nesting boxes to loft;
ground-floor ceiling beams are said to have come from the C17 house on
the site of the present Newnham Hall Farmhouse (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ4120609978

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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