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Dovecote in Former Park Farm Yard

A Grade II* Listed Building in Fairford, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7094 / 51°42'33"N

Longitude: -1.7788 / 1°46'43"W

OS Eastings: 415377

OS Northings: 201202

OS Grid: SP153012

Mapcode National: GBR 4SJ.T7S

Mapcode Global: VHB2V.39YG

Plus Code: 9C3WP65C+PF

Entry Name: Dovecote in Former Park Farm Yard

Listing Date: 4 June 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089954

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129787

Location: Fairford, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Fairford

Built-Up Area: Fairford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: South Cotswold Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(south side)

13/230 Dovecote, in former Park Farm


Large circular dovecot. Reputed to be medieval, possibly C16.
Rubble stone with conical stone slate roof and octagonal small
glazed lantern. Narrow flush stone doorway on south side with
original or very old plank door with strap hinges and small
inserted light, with 2-light stone mullion above. Interior has
very large coursed stone central column. Both column and internal
face of wall are completely patterned by pierced dove holes. Small
C19 farm building on west side in random coursed rubble with stone
slate roof, single storey and loft, cambered head doorway and
window on south side, loft door and fanlight to west.

Listing NGR: SP1537701202

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

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