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Dovecote Immediately to North West of Harlyn House

A Grade II* Listed Building in St. Merryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5369 / 50°32'12"N

Longitude: -5.0045 / 5°0'16"W

OS Eastings: 187194

OS Northings: 75102

OS Grid: SW871751

Mapcode National: GBR ZJ.08N3

Mapcode Global: FRA 07DN.44N

Entry Name: Dovecote Immediately to North West of Harlyn House

Listing Date: 20 May 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1212749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 397258

Location: St. Merryn, Cornwall, PL28

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Merryn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Merryn

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 87 NE
Dovecote immediately to
north west of Harlyn


Dovecote. Probably C18 stone rubble, brick and slate. Pillar type of dovecote,
consisting of an octagonal stone rubble pillar supporting a circular lantern-
shaped cote built of red brick on a circular base and with 5 tiers of pigeon-
holes with slate ledges. The conical roof is probably corbelled. A very rare
type of dovecote and possibly unique in Cornwall.

Listing NGR: SW8719475102

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

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