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Dovecote

A Grade II Listed Building in Shobdon, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2598 / 52°15'35"N

Longitude: -2.88 / 2°52'48"W

OS Eastings: 340030

OS Northings: 262770

OS Grid: SO400627

Mapcode National: GBR BC.ZMMN

Mapcode Global: VH775.1G9G

Entry Name: Dovecote

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149464

Location: Shobdon, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Shobdon

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Shobdon

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SHOBDON CP SHOBDON PARK
SO 46 SW

5/61 Dovecote

11.6.59

GV II


Dovecote. Early C18, restored 1832. Brick on coursed rubble plinth with
slate roof. Octagonal plan. Two storeys, the upper storey with a blind
segmental headed window to each side, with a loft door to north. Entrance
to ground floor on south has a pedimented stone doorcase dated 1832. Roof
capped by an octagonal timber glover with semi-circular sides, now glazed.
Interior: lower floor used for garden storage, upper stage reported to retain
nesting boxes and potence. The dovecote stands within the kitchen garden
walls.


Listing NGR: SO4002862769

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

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