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Dovehouse Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Olton, Solihull

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Latitude: 52.4314 / 52°25'53"N

Longitude: -1.795 / 1°47'41"W

OS Eastings: 414036

OS Northings: 281515

OS Grid: SP140815

Mapcode National: GBR 6RV.M8

Mapcode Global: VH9ZB.T4YW

Entry Name: Dovehouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 April 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031375

English Heritage Legacy ID: 218246

Location: Solihull, B91

County: Solihull

Electoral Ward/Division: Olton

Built-Up Area: Solihull

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Olton

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

Dovehouse Farmhouse
(Formerly listed under Olton)
SP 18 SW 8/99 14.4.72.

Circa 1500. Exposed timber frame to main south front and west side elevation.
2 storeys, oversailing 1st floor, gable on left. Old tiled roof with ornamental
shafts to brick chimneybreast on west. Leaded casement windows. East wing refaced
C18 in brick. Back elevation exposed timber frame with curved braces to centre,
blocked original window to upper floor. C16 or C17 timber framed north wing. VCH,
IV, 216.

Listing NGR: SP1403681515

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