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Latitude: 51.1419 / 51°8'30"N
Longitude: -2.8337 / 2°50'1"W
OS Eastings: 341773
OS Northings: 138395
OS Grid: ST417383
Mapcode National: GBR MD.89X7
Mapcode Global: VH7DL.TKSJ
Entry Name: Dovecote in Grounds of Shapwick Manor
Listing Date: 29 March 1963
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1190558
English Heritage Legacy ID: 269258
Location: Shapwick, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7
Civil Parish: Shapwick
Built-Up Area: Shapwick
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Polden Wheel
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST43NW SHAPWICK CP STATION ROAD (West side)
2/30 Dovecote in grounds of Shapwick
Dovecote. Medieval; C18/C19 restoration; re-roofed C20, Coursed and squared lias rubble of 2 distinctly differing
types, conical slate-roof, polygonal wooden turret at apex with a pilaster at each angle and arches for doves, domed
lead roof with a wrought-iron finial. Circular on plan. Plinth with offset to West side; low door opening in a dressed
stone surround, plank door with strap hinges; 3 two-stage buttresses to East side. Non-conforming 3-light casement
inserted high up on West side. Interior lined with nesting holes from floor to eaves level.
Listing NGR: ST4177338395
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