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Dovecote About 20 Yards West of Hawford Grange

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ombersley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2439 / 52°14'37"N

Longitude: -2.2264 / 2°13'35"W

OS Eastings: 384637

OS Northings: 260653

OS Grid: SO846606

Mapcode National: GBR 1FK.7Y2

Mapcode Global: VH92F.CVBR

Entry Name: Dovecote About 20 Yards West of Hawford Grange

Listing Date: 14 March 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081151

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148002

Location: Ombersley, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR3

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Ombersley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Ombersley

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


3/107 Dovecote about 20 yards
west of Hawford Grange

- II*

Dovecote. C16, restored late C20. Timber-framed with rendered infill on
sandstone rubble plinth and cross-gabled plain tiled roof with gabled
lantern. Square plan. Framing: close-set vertical studding, three rows
to tie-beam and two rows in each gable; long straight braces in lower
corners. Double doors in north elevation; east elevation has a window
with two wood mullions and three iron bars and above it is a blocked
opening; also blocked opening in west elevation; small attic lights in
each gable with single wooden mullion. Interior: blue brick floor; about
150 nesting boxes survive on west wall and about 60 on the north wall.
The dovecote was purchased and restored by the National Trust in 1978.

Listing NGR: SO8463760653

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

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