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Dovecote at Wichenford Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wichenford, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2366 / 52°14'11"N

Longitude: -2.313 / 2°18'46"W

OS Eastings: 378718

OS Northings: 259872

OS Grid: SO787598

Mapcode National: GBR 0D3.Q0Y

Mapcode Global: VH92K.V1KQ

Entry Name: Dovecote at Wichenford Court

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151798

Location: Wichenford, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Wichenford

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Wichenford

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


3/128 Dovecote at
Wichenford Court


Dovecote. C17, restored mid-C20. Timber-framed, rendered wattle-and-
daub infill on coursed sandstone rubble plinth, tiled roof. Square plan.
Four square panels from sill to wall-plate; slightly curved long braces
across lower outer corners except for front elevation where they occur in
the upper 2 rows of panels, gable end trusses have queen struts from tie-
beam to collar and V-struts above collar in apex. Front elevation to east
has a small central planked door and left door in gable. Small, glazed
lantern at centre of ridge with pyramidal roof and finial. Interior: 557
wooden nesting boxes. Floor paved with cobblestones. The dovecote was
recently presented to the National Trust.

Listing NGR: SO7871959876

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