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Latitude: 51.9238 / 51°55'25"N
Longitude: 0.526 / 0°31'33"E
OS Eastings: 573792
OS Northings: 228042
OS Grid: TL737280
Mapcode National: GBR PH9.7T0
Mapcode Global: VHJJ4.2XF3
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 30 Metres West of Great Codham Hall
Listing Date: 21 December 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123326
English Heritage Legacy ID: 115651
Location: Wethersfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7
Civil Parish: Wethersfield
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Wethersfield St Mary Magdalene
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TL 72 NW WETHERSFIELD CODHAM'S LANE
3/138 Dovecote approx. 30
21.12.67 metres west of Great
Dovecote. Late C18. Red brick in irregular bond, roofed with handmade red clay
tiles. Square plan facing NE. One storey. Central doorway with 2-centred arch
of 2 plain orders with plain pilasters. Oak door and frame. 2 dummy windows
outlined in bricks projecting edge outwards, with 2-centred heads and plain
labels, and a cross between them, similarly executed. Sides and back plain.
Pyramidal roof with octagonal wooden cupola, ogival lead roof and weathervane.
Aperture blocked. The interior has on each side a wooden rack of 3 tiers of 9
nestboxes supported on wooden brackets, those at the front and rear being above
those at the sides, all of softwood. Earth floor.
Listing NGR: TL7379228042
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