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Dovecote Cottage, Sheephouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Painswick, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7752 / 51°46'30"N

Longitude: -2.2061 / 2°12'22"W

OS Eastings: 385874

OS Northings: 208526

OS Grid: SO858085

Mapcode National: GBR 1M6.M2M

Mapcode Global: VH94R.QM2Z

Entry Name: Dovecote Cottage, Sheephouse

Listing Date: 21 October 1955

Last Amended: 24 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133192

Location: Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Painswick

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Painswick St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 80 NE
5/16 Dovecote cottage,
Sheephouse (formerly
listed as farm building
with dovecote, at
21.10.55 Sheephouse)
Former dovecote and outbuilding, now cottage. Probably C17 but much modified
C19 and C20. Squared and coursed limestone over rubble plinth, stone slate
roof. A 2-storeyed cross-gabled dovecote with 1½-storey extension. Dovecote,
has 3-light stone-mullioned casements to stopped hoods below an oval oculus in
square setting; south and east gables have pigeon ledges and blocked openings.
Extension has 2 dormers above 2-light casements with leading, and lean-to
porch. Included primarily for group value with the Sheephouse (qv), for which
it was originally built.

Listing NGR: SO8587408526

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

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