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Dovecote in the Grounds of the Tithe Barn, About 9 Metres South of the House

A Grade I Listed Building in Hurley, Windsor and Maidenhead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5489 / 51°32'56"N

Longitude: -0.8118 / 0°48'42"W

OS Eastings: 482483

OS Northings: 184004

OS Grid: SU824840

Mapcode National: GBR D60.ZGK

Mapcode Global: VHDWH.WB5G

Entry Name: Dovecote in the Grounds of the Tithe Barn, About 9 Metres South of the House

Listing Date: 25 March 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156170

English Heritage Legacy ID: 40926

Location: Hurley, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6

County: Windsor and Maidenhead

Civil Parish: Hurley

Built-Up Area: Hurley

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Burchetts Green

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


SU 8284-8384 HURLEY HIGH STREET
(west side)

17/5 Dovecote in the grounds of The
Tithe Barn, about 9 metres south
25.3.55 of the house

G.V. I

Dovecote, now disused. Medieval. Chalk and flint, with later brickwork. Old tile
conical roof with open dormer above eaves and open turret at top. 4 buttresses, each
of 2 offsets and with a brick base. Small plank entrance door on east with stone lintel
and pointed relieving arch, and approached by 6 stone rubble steps. Interior: a revolving
ladder from a central newel post, gives access to nesting boxes which are nearly continuous
within the walls, The dovecote originally belonged to Hurley Priory.

Scheduled Ancient Monument.

V.C.H. Vol.II. p,153.


Listing NGR: SU8248384004

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