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Dovecot About 80 Yards South East of the Church of St Michael

A Grade I Listed Building in Garway, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8976 / 51°53'51"N

Longitude: -2.7929 / 2°47'34"W

OS Eastings: 345540

OS Northings: 222414

OS Grid: SO455224

Mapcode National: GBR FG.QRVL

Mapcode Global: VH78Y.JKWN

Entry Name: Dovecot About 80 Yards South East of the Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 1 March 1960

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348781

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155165

Location: Garway, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Garway

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Garway

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

GARWAY CP -
SO 42 SE

5/9 Dovecot about 80 yards
south-east of the
.3.1960 Church of St Michael
(Formerly listed as Dovecot
at Church Farm)

GV I

Dovecot. C14. Sandstone rubble with truncated concial roof rising to parapet
behind which is a central domed cupola supported on shafts. Circular plan.
Battered base, water spouts to north and south, C14 entry to south side has
shouldered jambs and square head above which is an illegible inscription
(noted in RCHM) and a 2-centred relieving arch; square-headed doorway in north
side is possibly C19. Interior has domical stone roof with circular central
opening, 19 rows of nesting holes and a large stone in the centre of site of
potence. (RCHM Vol I, p 72).


Listing NGR: SO4555222420

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