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Description: Dovecote, 40 Metres South West of the Rectory
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262757
OS Grid Reference: ST5788524519
OS Grid Coordinates: 357885, 124519
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0185, -2.6018
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ST52SE WEST CAMEL CP PARSONAGE ROAD (West side)
4/149 Dovecote, 40 metres South-west of
Dovecote. Probably C17. Local stone rubble; plain clay tile conical roof
on 2 base courses of stone slates: raised central turret with timber
arcade having domical top and weathervane; circular plan, 4 buttresses
with offsets; low door on North side, with segmental arch head.
Accommodates approximately 500 birds: still in use, February 1983.
Probably part of the Grange estate attached to Muchelney Abbey, and now
part of an important group with the Rectory (qv) and Tithe barn (qv).
Listing NGR: ST5788524519
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Source: English Heritage
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