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Dovecote and Attached Wall and Gatepier at Radway Grange, Radway

Description: Dovecote and Attached Wall and Gatepier at Radway Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 306211

OS Grid Reference: SP3699148040
OS Grid Coordinates: 436991, 248040
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1294, -1.4610

Locality: Radway
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 0UE

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Listing Text

SP3648 (South side)
8/100 Dovecote and attached wall
07/01/52 and gatepier at Radway Grange
(Formerly listed as Radway
Grange including "ruins",
obelisk, cottages and other
ancillary buildings)


Dovecote and attached wall and gatepier. Dovecote C17. Regular coursed ironstone
with irregular quoins. Moulded cornice. Stone slate roof; coped gable parapets
with kneelers. Square plan. Front to forecourt has small 2-light casement with
glazing bars. Glazed wood lantern, probably C18, has 2 arched lights with
glazing bars to each side, and weathervane. Entrance to rear has plank door.
Interior: retains nesting holes. Rafter and purlin roof. Wall to right probably
part C17, but mostly C18. Ironstone: left and return sections regular coursed
with coping, right section of large ashlar blocks, with corner stepped up;
shallow coping. Return section has gatepier made up from part of C16/C17 moulded
architrave, used upside down. Sunk shaped panels with jewel work. Top of moulded
stone, possibly a section of plinth.

Listing NGR: SP3699148040

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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