Description: Dovecote Approximately 4 Metres East of Mary Arden's House
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305410
OS Grid Reference: SP1644458141
OS Grid Coordinates: 416444, 258141
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2212, -1.7607
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ASTON CANTLOW STATION ROAD
SP15NE (North side)
8/63 Dovecote approx. 4m. E of Palmer's Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as
Outbuildings at Mary Arden's
Dovecote. Possibly pre-C16, Coursed lias; C20 timber framed gables with brick
infill. Old tile roof with small open lantern. Square plan. Central plank door.
interior: 657 nesting holes. Central beam, possibly for former floor. Queen
strut roof with trenched purlins, rough timbers. Forms part of an interesting
group with Mary Arden's House (q.v.), farmbuildings (q.v.) and barn and stable
(E.S. Sapcote: Warwickshire Dovecotes: Transactions of Birmingham Archaeological
Society, Vol.66, 1945-1946, pp.124 and 126).
Listing NGR: SP1644458141
Source: English Heritage
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