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Latitude: 52.599 / 52°35'56"N
Longitude: -1.4304 / 1°25'49"W
OS Eastings: 438679
OS Northings: 300291
OS Grid: SK386002
Mapcode National: GBR 6JZ.55Q
Mapcode Global: WHDJD.0X5W
Entry Name: Dovecote at Shenton Hall
Listing Date: 7 November 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074248
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188115
Location: Sutton Cheney, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Civil Parish: Sutton Cheney
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Sheepy with Ratcliffe Culey Sibson, Orton-on-the-Hill and Twycross
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK30 SE MAIN STREET, SHENTON
4/120 (South East Side)
Dovecote at Shenton Hall
Dovecote, dated 1719. Brick with plain tiled roof. Square in plan, each
elevation gabled. Two storeyed with brick string courses. Doorway in eastern
elevation. Central leaded cupola giving entrance for doves. Inside, the
walls are completely lined with nesting boxes, and the central potence with
its pair of ladders survives intact and in working order.
Listing NGR: SK3867900291
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