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The Pigeons

A Grade II Listed Building in Dorchester, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6433 / 51°38'35"N

Longitude: -1.1656 / 1°9'56"W

OS Eastings: 457830

OS Northings: 194160

OS Grid: SU578941

Mapcode National: GBR 90F.S4Q

Mapcode Global: VHCY8.RY4N

Entry Name: The Pigeons

Listing Date: 18 July 1963

Last Amended: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 248103

Location: Dorchester, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX10

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Dorchester

Built-Up Area: Dorchester (South Oxfordshire)

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dorchester

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

DORCHESTER HIGH STREET
SU5794 (West side)
5/73 The Pigeons
18/07/6 (Formerly listed as No.1
Pigeon Cottage and No.2
Pigeon Cottage)

GV II

House. Possibly late medieval, remodelled C17. Rendered timber framing; old
plain-tile roof with brick stacks. 3-unit plan. One storey plus attics.
Irregular front has 2 entrances, C20 bow windows, to left and centre, and a
2-light casement to right; gabled dormers, to centre and right, plus a small
roof dormer to left. Roof, which steps up twice to right, has stacks to left of
centre and to both ends. Interior: Remains of a braced base cruck; large
inglenook fireplace; winder stair; chamfered beam with decorative stops. Said to
have smoke blackening in roof. Floors and stack may have been inserted into a
2-bay open hall.


Listing NGR: SU5783194157

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