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Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North East of Lower Newton Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6709 / 52°40'15"N

Longitude: -2.9125 / 2°54'45"W

OS Eastings: 338390

OS Northings: 308518

OS Grid: SJ383085

Mapcode National: GBR B9.4ZJZ

Mapcode Global: WH8BY.74B8

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 50 Metres to North East of Lower Newton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259005

Location: Westbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Yockleton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

WESTBURY C.P. -
SJ 30 NE
SJ 3839 0852

9/98 Dovecote approximately
- 50 metres to north-east
of Lower Newton Farmhouse

- II

Dovecote, now field shelter. Probably late C17. Red brick with plain
tile roof. One storey and loft. Dentil brick eaves cornice; crow-
stepped gable ends, that to south with toothed brick band near apex.
Blocked circular opening in gable end to south and segmental-headed
doorway beneath; loft opening to east. Interior not inspected. The
dovecote stands to the north-west of the moated site of Lower Newton
Farmhhouse (now demolished). The present Lower Newton Farmhouse is a
late C20 building and not included in this list. V.C.H. Vol. VIII,
p. 304; H.E. Forrest F.L.S., Some old Shropshire houses and their owners
(1924), pp. 173-4.


Listing NGR: SJ3839008518

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