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Dovecote About 20 Metres South of Halswell House, Goathurst

Description: Dovecote About 20 Metres South of Halswell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 269304

OS Grid Reference: ST2538333716
OS Grid Coordinates: 325383, 133716
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0979, -3.0670

Location: Goathurst, Somerset TA5 2DH

Locality: Goathurst
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA5 2DH

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Listing Text


7/42 Dovecote about 20 m south of
Halswell House


Dovecote. C17. Rubble with some roughcast, ogival slate roof, at open turret at apex with an arcade of turned
balusters, zinc cupola. Small door opening to East. Interior completely lined with nesting holes for birds. (Pevsner
N., Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958; Country Life, Nov. 21, 1908; Collinson, Somerset I, 1791; VCH
Somerset II, 1911; Garden History V, 3 1977; Jones B., Follies and Grottoes, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST2538333716

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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