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Latitude: 51.9291 / 51°55'44"N
Longitude: -0.2319 / 0°13'54"W
OS Eastings: 521666
OS Northings: 227091
OS Grid: TL216270
Mapcode National: GBR J7N.25L
Mapcode Global: VHGNS.XSR2
Entry Name: Dovecote at Wymondley Bury 15 Metres to North West of House
Listing Date: 27 May 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175903
English Heritage Legacy ID: 162770
Location: Wymondley, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG4
District: North Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Wymondley
Built-Up Area: Little Wymondley
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Little Wymondley
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
WYMONDLEY RAILWAY SIDINGS
TL 2127 Little Wymondley
11/158 Dovecote at Wymondley Bury
27.5.68 15M. to NW of house
Dovecote. C17. Timber frame, red brick lower part replacing lower part
of frame, red brick infill to frame over. Nestboxes around interior
moulded from plaster on lath framework. Steep hipped old red tile roof
with gablets formerly giving access for birds, now blocked. A tall
square building beside the Bury, on the edge of the moat, with doorway
central on E side and roof gablets on E and W sides. Frame with corner
posts, posts central to each side, mid-height rail now just above the
brickwork, ties at wall-plate level across the corners, long straight
tension braces in the walls, roof of 2 structural bays. Plank door with
old iron fittings, heavy frame, and opening over. Said to have 365
nestboxes. (RCHM(1911)149: VCH (1912)189).
Listing NGR: TL2166627091
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