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Dovecote and Associated Walls at Fyfield Manor, Milton Lilbourne

Description: Dovecote and Associated Walls at Fyfield Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 311666

OS Grid Reference: SU1762360527
OS Grid Coordinates: 417623, 160527
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3436, -1.7484

Location: Milton Lilbourne, Wiltshire SN9 5JS

Locality: Milton Lilbourne
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN9 5JS

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Listing Text

SU 16 SE
6/31 Dovecote and associated walls at
Fyfield Manor


Dovecote and associated walls forming the pool court. C18.
Dovecote of sarsens and limestone rubble banded and quoined with
brick. Tiled roof. Square plan with corners rounded internally.
Square glover with pyramidal tiled roof. Small door on east, and
window on west. Interior has 11 ranges of whitewashed nesting
holes, 34 in each range, totalling approximately 350 holes.
Central potence but frame and ladder now missing. Walls extend
from north and west sides, approximately 3m high with brick-on-edge
copings, and scroll feature in stone against house.

Listing NGR: SU1762360527

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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