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Dovecote, 40 Metres South West of Toomer Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Henstridge, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9702 / 50°58'12"N

Longitude: -2.4172 / 2°25'2"W

OS Eastings: 370799

OS Northings: 119055

OS Grid: ST707190

Mapcode National: GBR MZ.M1F2

Mapcode Global: FRA 56TK.43K

Entry Name: Dovecote, 40 Metres South West of Toomer Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Last Amended: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261837

Location: Henstridge, South Somerset, Somerset, BA8

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Henstridge

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/101 Dovecote, 40 metres South West of
Toomer Farmhouse
(previously listed as Dovecote at
Toomer Farm)



Dovecote. C18. Coursed local stone rubble, stone slate vaulted roof cone with blocked bird upstand and obelisk stone
finial. Circular plan, about 5 metres diameter. Door in North East side, 2 blocked windows openings under eaves, small
buttress on North side. Accommodated about 325 birds in 13 rings of nest boxes.

Listing NGR: ST7079919055

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

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