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Dovecote and Attached Open Shelter Building 60m South-West of Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Iwerne Courtney or Shroton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9115 / 50°54'41"N

Longitude: -2.2012 / 2°12'4"W

OS Eastings: 385951

OS Northings: 112466

OS Grid: ST859124

Mapcode National: GBR 1YN.VPY

Mapcode Global: FRA 668P.Q82

Entry Name: Dovecote and Attached Open Shelter Building 60m South-West of Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103194

Location: Iwerne Courtney or Shroton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Iwerne Courtney or Shroton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Iwerne Courtney (Shroton) and Iwerne Steepleton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Dovecote and
GV attached open
shelter building
60m south-west of
Church Farmhouse


Dovecote and attached open shelter building. Dovecote C17, shelter of uncertain
date. Dovecote of ashlar with half-hipped tiled roof. Chamfered plinth. Shelter
is timber framed on stone plinths with hipped, thatched roof. Internally the
dovecote is lined with nesting boxes formed of thin stone slabs supported on
square blocks. Part of an impressive and relatively unchanged group of farm
buildings (RCHM, Dorset vol III, p 129, no 8).

Listing NGR: ST8595312470

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