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Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres South of Upper Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Enstone, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9143 / 51°54'51"N

Longitude: -1.4366 / 1°26'11"W

OS Eastings: 438849

OS Northings: 224122

OS Grid: SP388241

Mapcode National: GBR 6T3.X7D

Mapcode Global: VHBZJ.14WV

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 20 Metres South of Upper Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1368048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253258

Location: Enstone, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Enstone

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Enstone

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

8/77 Dovecote approx. 20m S of
Upper Farmhouse


Dovecote and bakehouse. Probably C17. Part-rendered limestone rubble with some
ashlar dressings; Welsh-slate roof. Square plan. 2 storeys plus loft. Entrance
front has a plant; door set to left and a central renewed 2-light casement at
first floor, both with wooden lintels; below the eaves is a single-row dovecote.
Left gable wall has a blacked doorway at first-floor level. Right gable wall has
a large rectangular bread-oven projection. Right wall and rear are roughcast
with quoin decoration at the angles, all renewed C20. Gable parapets have
projecting moulded kneelers and triangular copings. Interior: large open
fireplace with bread oven; stone nesting boxes lining the loft floor.

Listing NGR: SP3884924122

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