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Latitude: 50.8094 / 50°48'33"N
Longitude: -2.8866 / 2°53'11"W
OS Eastings: 337630
OS Northings: 101469
OS Grid: ST376014
Mapcode National: GBR MB.Y8J3
Mapcode Global: FRA 46VY.M83
Entry Name: Dovecote 500 Metres South-South-East of Home Farmhouse
Listing Date: 8 April 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1118932
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104664
Location: Thorncombe, West Dorset, Dorset, TA20
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Thorncombe
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
ST 30 SE THORNCOMBE SADBOROW
3/82 Dovecote 500 metres
Dovecote, free-standing. C18. Rubble walls with stone door jambs. Conical
slate roof. Circular in plan. Plank stable-door with wooden lintel.
Interior: Pigeon-holes round 8 inner faces: on tiers of planks with bricks
for solid-fill inbetween. Holes begin at c.6 feet high and continue up to
wall-plate at c.12 feet. Roof: 2 tie beams jointed at right-angles. Closely-
set rafter forming cone framework. Renewed. Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I,
Listing NGR: ST3763001469
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