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Stable/Dovecote Approximately 80 Metres to South West of No 6 (Pickwick House), Corsham

Description: Stable/Dovecote Approximately 80 Metres to South West of No 6 (Pickwick House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 315429

OS Grid Reference: ST8650770707
OS Grid Coordinates: 386507, 170707
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4352, -2.1955

Location: 2 Dovecote Dr, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0JB

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 0JB

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Listing Text

ST 86 70
(South side)
II Stable/dovecote approx.
80 metres to South-west
of no.6 (Pickwick House)

Stable/dovecote. C18, probably mid altered C19/C20. Rubble brought to
course with ashlar quoins and dressings; graduated stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 1 x 2 bays with side-outshut addition under catslide roof
on right. Front: quoins on left. Large double board door with rectangular
opening above, on the left side of which is the line of quoins which
originally formed the right-hand side of this wall. To left of these
is board door in moulded, quoined surround, with a tripartite lintel
set above the existing lintel; latter window to left; hatchway with board
door above; and in gable 5 tiers of square bird holes with ledges, set
in triangle. Large coping stones below coping with gableted finial.
Similar eaves treatment to rear. Left return blind. Right return (outshut)
of coursed squared stone with window to right. Interior: inside outshut
is quoined, timber-lintelled doorway into dovecote which has a single
tie-beam truss with 'V'-struts.

Listing NGR: ST8650770707

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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