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Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres South West of Rectory Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Langford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7202 / 51°43'12"N

Longitude: -1.6405 / 1°38'25"W

OS Eastings: 424931

OS Northings: 202445

OS Grid: SP249024

Mapcode National: GBR 5V1.02S

Mapcode Global: VHC0C.J134

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres South West of Rectory Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 30 March 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253856

Location: Langford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, GL7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Langford

Built-Up Area: Langford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Langford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP2402-2502 (South side)
6/105 Dovecote approx. 40m SW of
Rectory Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Dovecot at
Rectory Farm)

Dovecote, now used for storage. Probably late C17. Rendered uncoursed limestone
rubble with alternating angle quoins; asbestos sheet roof. Square plan. 2
storeys with continuous string course interrupted by square-headed doorway on
first floor of east side and window to north gable end. Square-headed doorway on
ground floor of east side, partly blocked by C20 external lateral steps to
boarded door on first floor, now infilled and C20 centre-hung casement inserted.
Interior. First floor has wide boarded floor and 2 deep-chamfered cross beams
with chamfer stops. Pigeon nesting holes visible (some blocked). Double-purlin
roof in 3 bays with 2 collar and tie beam trusses.

Listing NGR: SP2493302443

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

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