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Latitude: 52.2212 / 52°13'16"N
Longitude: -1.7607 / 1°45'38"W
OS Eastings: 416444
OS Northings: 258141
OS Grid: SP164581
Mapcode National: GBR 4LB.RNH
Mapcode Global: VHB0B.FFKK
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 4 Metres East of Palmers Farmhouse
Listing Date: 1 February 1967
Last Amended: 23 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1024558
English Heritage Legacy ID: 305410
Location: Wilmcote, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37
Civil Parish: Wilmcote
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/08/2012
Dovecote approx. 4m. E of Palmer's Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Outbuildings at Mary Arden's House)
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
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