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Dovecote Approximately 30 Metres West of Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitchin, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0319 / 52°1'54"N

Longitude: -0.2336 / 0°14'0"W

OS Eastings: 521273

OS Northings: 238528

OS Grid: TL212385

Mapcode National: GBR J69.FS2

Mapcode Global: VHGND.W6W5

Plus Code: 9C4X2QJ8+QH

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 30 Metres West of Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 2 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37797

Location: Astwick, Central Bedfordshire, SG5

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Astwick

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Astwick

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Dovecote approx. 30 metres
WW of Church Farmhouse


Dovecote. C18, reworked C19. Upper part timber framed, much of lower part
encased or rebuilt in brick. Brick areas partly rendered, timbered areas with
colourwashed rendered infill. Clay tile roof, lower part hipped, upper part
with gablets. Plank door and inserted 3-light casement window to S elevation.
E elevation has row of holes at eaves level to allow access for birds.
Nesting boxes removed.

Listing NGR: TL2127338528

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