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Dovecote Approximately 15 Metres East of Chirbury Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.5801 / 52°34'48"N

Longitude: -3.0907 / 3°5'26"W

OS Eastings: 326188

OS Northings: 298593

OS Grid: SO261985

Mapcode National: GBR B2.BHQS

Mapcode Global: WH7B3.HDGV

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 15 Metres East of Chirbury Hall

Listing Date: 14 November 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366950

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257380

Location: Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire, SY15

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Chirbury with Brompton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Chirbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 29 NE

8/55 Dovecote approx.
- 15m east of Chirbury


Dovecote. Probably C17 with later repairs. Small red bricks (English
bond); graded slate roof has open-sided lantern with pointed wooden
finial. Octagonal plan. Eaves slightly projecting with moulded corbelling;
chamfered rectangular windows on east and west with label and open,
square label stops; segmental-headed doorway on west has plank door
with iron strap hinges. Interior: well-preserved nesting holes and
ledges with carved central post, formerly with ladder for collecting
eggs from nests. Scheduled Ancient Monument, County No. 309.

Listing NGR: SO2618898593

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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