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The Dovecote

A Grade II Listed Building in Staple, Kent

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Latitude: 51.269 / 51°16'8"N

Longitude: 1.2494 / 1°14'57"E

OS Eastings: 626764

OS Northings: 157217

OS Grid: TR267572

Mapcode National: GBR VZT.BPW

Mapcode Global: VHLGQ.LCVK

Entry Name: The Dovecote

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 178261

Location: Staple, Dover, Kent, CT3

County: Kent

District: Dover

Civil Parish: Staple

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


(North End)
5/230 The Dovecote


Dovecote, now house. Mid C18 for Sir William Lynch altered late C20.
Plum brick with red brick dressings. Plain tiled roof.Octagonal plan. Two
storeys and attic with octagonal roof with skylight and central stack.
Irregularly placed inserted glazing bar sashes and boarded door to south.
Extended by 1 storey octagonal entrance porch and room, late C20 in red
brick, with top light, metal framed windows and boarded door. Included for
group value as part of the stable/garden complex of the demolished mansion
of Graves.

Listing NGR: TR2676757213

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