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Dovecote at Gate Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.7198 / 51°43'11"N

Longitude: -0.8509 / 0°51'3"W

OS Eastings: 479474

OS Northings: 202971

OS Grid: SP794029

Mapcode National: GBR C2Q.1PK

Mapcode Global: VHDVQ.61JD

Entry Name: Dovecote at Gate Cottage

Listing Date: 21 June 1955

Last Amended: 26 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46458

Location: Princes Risborough, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP27

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Princes Risborough

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Princes Risborough with Ilmer

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


4/187 Dovecote at Gate Cottage
(formerly listed under dovecote
and barn at rear of cottage
opposite entrance to
Horsenden House)


Dovecote and garage. C18-early C19, much renovated C20. Timber
frame and weatherboard, pyramid tiled roofs. Lower stage has 3 bays
open to front with curved braces to wall-plate. From the centre of
this rises a square tower with similar central turret. Each side of
turret has 9 arched entries for doves.

Listing NGR: SP7947402971

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

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