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Latitude: 52.1966 / 52°11'47"N
Longitude: -2.8897 / 2°53'22"W
OS Eastings: 339284
OS Northings: 255742
OS Grid: SO392557
Mapcode National: GBR FB.3RV6
Mapcode Global: VH77J.V1PY
Entry Name: Dovecote About 30 Metres North West of Luntley Court
Listing Date: 20 February 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1349818
English Heritage Legacy ID: 149817
Location: Dilwyn, County of Herefordshire, HR6
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: Dilwyn
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: Dilwyn and Stretford
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO 35 NE DILWYN CP LUNTLEY
3/35 Dovecote about 30 metres
north-west of Luntley Court
Dovecpte. Dated 1673, with some C20 alterations. Timber-frame with rendered
infill on a rubble plinth with a felt roof. Gabled in all four directions.
Square plan. Two storeys with small openings in gables. Main entrance in
east wall has a shaped doorhead bearing the incised date."1673". The C17
boarded door has decorative strap hinges. The roof is capped by a glover,
also gabled on all four sides. The framing is four square panels high with
straight tension braces. The trusses each have two collars with multiple
struts and curved V-struts in the apex. The bargeboards are carved and have
pendant finials. The projecting wall-plates each have carved brackets. At
time of survey (1987) the south-west corner was supported by timber shores.
(RCHM, 3, p to: BoE, p 112).
Listing NGR: SO3928455742
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