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Latitude: 51.052 / 51°3'7"N
Longitude: -2.7287 / 2°43'43"W
OS Eastings: 349021
OS Northings: 128322
OS Grid: ST490283
Mapcode National: GBR MK.G0HF
Mapcode Global: FRA 565B.NSD
Entry Name: Pigeon House 4 Metres West of Crane Farmhouse
Listing Date: 30 September 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1056677
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263028
Location: Somerton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Somerton
Built-Up Area: Somerton (South Somerset)
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST42NE SOMERTON CP PESTERS LANE (South side)
4/220 Pigeon House 4 metres west of
Pigeon House. Possibly medieval in origin. Local lias stone to near ashlar, Ham stone dressings; corrugated asbestos
cement sheeting replacement roof. Rectangular plan. Flat headed chamfered doorway in north wall, and nearby a plain
timber framed window with iron bars set criss-cross. Inside much altered by loss of original roof and one time
insertion of a first floor, but accommodation for some 800 birds survives. A dovecote mentioned c1750. (VAG Report,
unpublished SRO, I981).
Listing NGR: ST4908628317
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