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Dovecote in Grounds of No 7 (Shapwick House Hotel), Shapwick

Description: Dovecote in Grounds of No 7 (Shapwick House Hotel)

Grade: II
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

Location: Monks Dr, Shapwick, Somerset TA7 9NL

Locality: Shapwick
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 9NL

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Listing Text


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

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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