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Latitude: 51.5489 / 51°32'56"N
Longitude: -0.8118 / 0°48'42"W
OS Eastings: 482483
OS Northings: 184004
OS Grid: SU824840
Mapcode National: GBR D60.ZGK
Mapcode Global: VHDWH.WB5G
Entry Name: Dovecote in the Grounds of the Tithe Barn, About 9 Metres South of the House
Listing Date: 25 March 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1156170
English Heritage Legacy ID: 40926
Location: Hurley, Windsor and Maidenhead, SL6
County: Windsor and Maidenhead
Civil Parish: Hurley
Built-Up Area: Hurley
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Burchetts Green
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU 8284-8384 HURLEY HIGH STREET
17/5 Dovecote in the grounds of The
Tithe Barn, about 9 metres south
25.3.55 of the house
Dovecote, now disused. Medieval. Chalk and flint, with later brickwork. Old tile
conical roof with open dormer above eaves and open turret at top. 4 buttresses, each
of 2 offsets and with a brick base. Small plank entrance door on east with stone lintel
and pointed relieving arch, and approached by 6 stone rubble steps. Interior: a revolving
ladder from a central newel post, gives access to nesting boxes which are nearly continuous
within the walls, The dovecote originally belonged to Hurley Priory.
Scheduled Ancient Monument.
V.C.H. Vol.II. p,153.
Listing NGR: SU8248384004
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