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Ruins of Dovecote North West of Court House Farm

A Grade II* Listed Building in Alciston, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.83 / 50°49'48"N

Longitude: 0.1363 / 0°8'10"E

OS Eastings: 550542

OS Northings: 105563

OS Grid: TQ505055

Mapcode National: GBR LRY.Z4G

Mapcode Global: FRA C65X.2XR

Entry Name: Ruins of Dovecote North West of Court House Farm

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Last Amended: 26 November 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043357

English Heritage Legacy ID: 294875

Location: Alciston, Wealden, East Sussex, BN26

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Alciston

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Selmeston St Mary with Alciston

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 5005 ALCISTON Ruins of Dovecote
north west of Court
36/135A House Farm

13.10.52 II*

Former dovecote, since partly converted to other outbuilding use. Medieval, possibly C14. Ruins of a possibly square dovecote, faced with flints, with stone quoins and nesting boxes. Later arch in east wall. Presently in form of two bays. Roofless northern bay without west and most of north walls, but retaining nesting boxes in east and south walls. Southern bay currently with lean-to roof, with nesting boxes in east and north walls. See Sussex Archaeological Collections, Vol 116 (1978).

Listing NGR: TQ5054205564

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