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Latitude: 51.0309 / 51°1'51"N
Longitude: -2.7592 / 2°45'33"W
OS Eastings: 346855
OS Northings: 126004
OS Grid: ST468260
Mapcode National: GBR MH.HBRW
Mapcode Global: FRA 563D.8VT
Entry Name: Dovecote 40 Metres South of Manor House Farmhouse
Listing Date: 17 April 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264656
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263259
Location: Long Sutton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Long Sutton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
LONG SUTTON CP STEPHEN'S HILL (north side)
6/193 Dovecote 40 metres south of Manor
Dovecote, now converted to garage. Probably medieval. Local lias stone cut and squared, double Roman clay tiled roof
between stepped coped gables with gabletted finials. Double square plan. Accommodated about 650 birds originally,
increased by about 130 when a dividing wall was introduced, possibly when the roof was renewed in C18. Presumably the
original doorways were on the north side, where are now C20 garage openings; lean-to on this side with garage doors:
small timber-framed opening with central iron bar high in south wall. (VCH vol III, 1974)
Listing NGR: ST4685526004
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