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Latitude: 52.2316 / 52°13'53"N
Longitude: 1.0301 / 1°1'48"E
OS Eastings: 607019
OS Northings: 263593
OS Grid: TM070635
Mapcode National: GBR TKL.381
Mapcode Global: VHKDH.S5XL
Entry Name: Dovecote, 130 Metres West of Chapel Farmhouse
Listing Date: 15 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1032728
English Heritage Legacy ID: 280526
Location: Gipping, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Gipping
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Old Newton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
GIPPING CHAPEL GREEN
TM 06 SE
5/44 Dovecote, 130m west of
- Chapel Farmhouse
Dovecote, early C18. Timber-framed and plastered with wattle and daub infill.
Plaintiled roof of pyramid form. Octagonal plan. Louvred windows on two
opposite sides beneath the eaves. Collapsed lead-clad turret. Plank door on
the east side. A lining of unfired brick in stretcher bond around the inner
wallface; every 4th course is in fired red brick and projects slightly to
support the nesting boxes which have all been removed. Much of the lower
internal walling has been rebuilt in C19 and C20 brick. Good oak-framed roof,
with principal rafters at the angles, and tenoned purlins. In poor condition
and partly unroofed at date of survey.
Listing NGR: TM0701963593
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