Description: Dovecote in Grounds of No 7 (Shapwick House Hotel)
Date Listed: 29 March 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 269252
OS Grid Reference: ST4170738704
OS Grid Coordinates: 341707, 138704
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1446, -2.8347
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ST43NW SHAPWICK CP MONKS DRIVE (South side)
2/24 Dovecote in grounds of No. 7
(Shapwick House Hotel)
Dovecote. C17, re-roofed in 1983/84 following damage from falling tree. Coursed and squared lias rubble, plinth with
offset, eaves cornice, octopartite slate roof, restored lantern with an ogee-shaped lead roof. Octagonal on plan, no
window openings. Low door opening to West, chamfered and dressed freestone surround. Interior completely lined with
nesting holes from floor to eaves; central octagonal pier also with nesting holes. May have been erected at the same
time as Shapwick House Hotel (q.v).
Listing NGR: ST4170738704
Source: English Heritage
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