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Latitude: 51.9765 / 51°58'35"N
Longitude: -2.1168 / 2°7'0"W
OS Eastings: 392076
OS Northings: 230897
OS Grid: SO920308
Mapcode National: GBR 1JZ.5N0
Mapcode Global: VH93V.8L95
Entry Name: Dovecote Circa 75 Metres South East of Manor Farm
Listing Date: 25 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1091923
English Heritage Legacy ID: 134423
Location: Ashchurch Rural, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20
Civil Parish: Ashchurch Rural
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Ashchurch St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 93 SW ASHCHURCH FIDDINGTON
4/20 Dovecote c75m south east of
Dovecote in the grounds of Manor Farm (q.v.). Dated and initialled
'I.R. 1637' and 'I.I.R. 1637' (John and Isabel Roberts) on two
separate stone plaques, one set into the west facing gable, one the
south. Coursed squared and dressed limestone with dressed stone
quoins. Square cross-gabled plan. Two storeys with moulded
plinth. Two-light ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned casements with
continuous hoodmoulds towards the apex of each gable. Deep flat-
chamfered string. Small, early studded plank door with strap
hinges on north side facing Manor Farm within flat-chamfered
'Tudor'-arched surround with imposts and carved spandrels.
Saddleback coping and moulded kneelers to gables. Pointed finials
above kneelers. Finials formerly at apex of each gable (remnants
of one remains at time of resurvey, March 1986). Central square
access lantern with ogee-curved leaded roof. Interior not
V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p 178, under Fiddington Court)
Listing NGR: SO9207630897
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