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Dovecote

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dunster, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1838 / 51°11'1"N

Longitude: -3.4462 / 3°26'46"W

OS Eastings: 299018

OS Northings: 143726

OS Grid: SS990437

Mapcode National: GBR LK.5QRN

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.6HZV

Entry Name: Dovecote

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057581

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264714

Location: Dunster, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Dunster

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1.
5366 DUNSTER PRIORY GREEN

Dovecote

SS 9843-9943 4/82 22.5.69

II* GV


2.
Good example of circular dovecote, probably late 16th century. Rubble, conical old
slate roof with wooden exit turret. Small wood-framed door opening with pointed
arch and door. Interior with potence (revolving wooden ladder). Scheduled Ancient
Monument (Somerset County No 33).


Listing NGR: SS9902143724

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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