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Latitude: 52.0962 / 52°5'46"N
Longitude: -1.5891 / 1°35'20"W
OS Eastings: 428242
OS Northings: 244280
OS Grid: SP282442
Mapcode National: GBR 5PG.F20
Mapcode Global: VHBYG.DKRY
Entry Name: Idlicote House, Dovecote Approximately 200 Metres North West
Listing Date: 2 September 1952
Last Amended: 30 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186045
English Heritage Legacy ID: 305921
Location: Idlicote, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV36
Civil Parish: Idlicote
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Idlicote St James the Great
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
8/158 Idlicote House, dovecote
02/09/52 approx. 200m. NW
(Formerly listed as
Pidgeoncote in grounds of
Dovecote. C18 and earlier with later alterations and additions. Limestone laid
to regular courses. Sandstone quoins. Pyramidal slated roof surmounted by ball
finial and weather-vane behind embattled parapet. 3 stages. Wood door with
4-centred stone surrounds. Remodelled Gothic details including cruciform
arrowslits, an ogee leaded window, and a stone mullioned and transomed window.
Flat band to second stage. Ironstone plinth. Probably brought from Kenilworth
Abbey/Castle and re-erected in Idlicote (VCH).
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.V, p.95; Buildings of England: Warwickshire, 1981,
Listing NGR: SP2824244280
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