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Dovecote in Grounds of No 7 (Shapwick House Hotel)

A Grade II Listed Building in Shapwick, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1446 / 51°8'40"N

Longitude: -2.8347 / 2°50'4"W

OS Eastings: 341707

OS Northings: 138704

OS Grid: ST417387

Mapcode National: GBR MD.83NN

Mapcode Global: VH7DL.TH8D

Entry Name: Dovecote in Grounds of No 7 (Shapwick House Hotel)

Listing Date: 29 March 1963

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058965

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269252

Location: Shapwick, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Shapwick

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Polden Wheel

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST43NW SHAPWICK CP MONKS DRIVE (South side)

2/24 Dovecote in grounds of No. 7
(Shapwick House Hotel)

29.3.63

GV II

Dovecote. C17, re-roofed in 1983/84 following damage from falling tree. Coursed and squared lias rubble, plinth with
offset, eaves cornice, octopartite slate roof, restored lantern with an ogee-shaped lead roof. Octagonal on plan, no
window openings. Low door opening to West, chamfered and dressed freestone surround. Interior completely lined with
nesting holes from floor to eaves; central octagonal pier also with nesting holes. May have been erected at the same
time as Shapwick House Hotel (q.v).


Listing NGR: ST4170738704

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