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Dovecot Approximately 5 Metres West of Stock Gaylard House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lydlinch, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.916 / 50°54'57"N

Longitude: -2.397 / 2°23'49"W

OS Eastings: 372184

OS Northings: 113019

OS Grid: ST721130

Mapcode National: GBR 0X2.DSR

Mapcode Global: FRA 56VP.CZ6

Entry Name: Dovecot Approximately 5 Metres West of Stock Gaylard House

Listing Date: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110471

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102573

Location: Lydlinch, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Lydlinch

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Stock Gaylard

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 71 SW
Dovecot approximately 5m
west of Stock Gaylard House
Dovecot, now ornamental summerhouse. Date of origin uncertain, possibly medieval,
rainwater head dated 1675, extensively remodelled c 1800. Circular structure of
coursed rubble with ashlar dressings, conical tiled roof with weather vane some
brick dressings. South doorways and windows have segmental pointed heads, north
window of 2-light under 2-centred head. The upper storey has a clock which,
according to the RCHM is of late C18 or early Cl9. "RCHM, Dorset, vol III," p 140,
no 5.

Listing NGR: ST7218413019

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