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Former Dovecote Approximately 5 Metres to West of Marche Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Westbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6877 / 52°41'15"N

Longitude: -2.9863 / 2°59'10"W

OS Eastings: 333426

OS Northings: 310461

OS Grid: SJ334104

Mapcode National: GBR B6.3RG3

Mapcode Global: WH8BQ.3P6W

Entry Name: Former Dovecote Approximately 5 Metres to West of Marche Manor

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259015

Location: Westbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Westbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Westbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

(South-west side)
- Former dovecote approximately
5 metres to west of Marche


Probable dovecote, now store. Probably C17 or C18, partly demolished
and altered in the late C19. Painted coursed sandstone rubble; C19
pyramidal plain tile roof. Circular plan. One storey. Weathervane.
Square windows to north and south-west; boarded doors to north-west and
south. There are no nest holes in the surviving part of the dovecote
which is linked to Marche Manor (q.v.) by a probably late C19 covered
way. Included for group value. F.E. Forrest, Some old Shropshire
houses and their owners (1924),p. 15.)

Listing NGR: SJ3342810456

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