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Dovecote in Grounds to East of Ivythorn Manor, Street

Description: Dovecote in Grounds to East of Ivythorn Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 November 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 267795

OS Grid Reference: ST4811134298
OS Grid Coordinates: 348111, 134298
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1056, -2.7425

Location: Page's Hill, Street, Somerset BA16 0TZ

Locality: Street
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA16 0TZ

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Listing Text


8/86 Dovecote in grounds to East of
Ivythorn Manor


Dovecote. Probably 1578 for Sir John Sydenham, C19 alterations. Random rubble, triple Roman tile roof. Rectangular on
plan. Two-stage buttress to South-East corner; door opening in a 4-centred head dressed stone surround to South
elevation, recessed ribbed door. Paired plank doors to North elevation; above openings for doves. Interior completely
lined with nesting holes, later floor inserted.

Listing NGR: ST4811134298

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Source: English Heritage

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