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Dovecote, 50 Metres North West of Packington Old Hall, Great Packington

Description: Dovecote, 50 Metres North West of Packington Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 308987

OS Grid Reference: SP2308784658
OS Grid Coordinates: 423087, 284658
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4594, -1.6616

Location: Great Packington, Warwickshire CV7 7HG

Locality: Great Packington
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV7 7HG

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Listing Text

8/82 Dovecote, 50m NW of Packington
11/11/52 Old Hall
(Formerly listed under
Packington Old Hall with
courtyard walls, pigeonhouse,
and venison house)


Dovecote. Late C17. Red brick. Plain-tiled roof, having open sided glover with
pyramidal roof to the ridge, and gable on the west side. Oblong plan. West side
wall has round headed recessed opening, with later English bond brickwork as
blocking. Similar arch to doorway in west wall with boarded door, repaired. Each
gable has flight holes each with a landing platform. Interior has over 1,000
nesting boxes.
(Buildings of England; Warwickshire: p298; VCH: Warwickshire, Vol IV)

Listing NGR: SP2308784658

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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