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Dovecote at Barton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7194 / 51°43'9"N

Longitude: -1.9771 / 1°58'37"W

OS Eastings: 401681

OS Northings: 202292

OS Grid: SP016022

Mapcode National: GBR 2PL.4ZH

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.P15R

Entry Name: Dovecote at Barton House

Listing Date: 23 July 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204879

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365136

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


578-1/3/385 Dovecote at Barton House


Dovecote. Late C17 or C18. Coursed squared limestone rubble;
stone slate roof. Circular building approximately 4m in
diameter. C19/C20 plank door with exposed timber lintel;
glover at apex of roof has two tiers of openings and circular
stone-slated roof with simple C19 wrought-iron weather vane.
INTERIOR has nesting boxes in walls around approximately 2/3
of circumference; central post with revolving ladder; 8-bay
roof structure with butt-purlins probably early C19, two of
four collars and struts probably later strengthening; joinery
of glover probably C19 or C20. Two iron tie bars cross below

Listing NGR: SP0168102292

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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