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Dovecote 50 Metres South-East of Compton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Compton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.949 / 50°56'56"N

Longitude: -2.5782 / 2°34'41"W

OS Eastings: 359475

OS Northings: 116775

OS Grid: ST594167

Mapcode National: GBR MR.NGMC

Mapcode Global: FRA 56HL.MDS

Entry Name: Dovecote 50 Metres South-East of Compton House

Listing Date: 31 July 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119363

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105639

Location: Over Compton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Over Compton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Over Compton and Nether Compton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

14/97 Dovecote 50 metres south-
east of Compton House
Dovecote. C18. Round coursed and dressed stone walls, with ashlar plinth
moulding and moulded cornice. Conical slate roof and weathervane. 3 stone
oval or circular openings in the walls. Doorway on the east side has a
moulded stone architrave, plank door studded with a grille at the top, C19.
(RCHM, Dorset I, p 103(2)).

Listing NGR: ST5947216777

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