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Dovecote to North West of Ashcroft House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingscote, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6529 / 51°39'10"N

Longitude: -2.2913 / 2°17'28"W

OS Eastings: 379944

OS Northings: 194940

OS Grid: ST799949

Mapcode National: GBR 0M9.9K5

Mapcode Global: VH959.7QK8

Plus Code: 9C3VMP35+5F

Entry Name: Dovecote to North West of Ashcroft House

Listing Date: 16 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425777

Location: Kingscote, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Kingscote

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wotton-under-Edge with Ozleworth

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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ST 79 SE
(south side)
5/140 Dovecote to north west of
Ashcroft House

Dovecote and flanking small wings. Probably early/mid C19,
possibly re-using decorative stonework from earlier building.
Coursed rubble stone with stone slate roof swept and pitched in
centre and raking up from back to front on each side. Single
range with 2-storey central section slightly projecting and single-
storey wings. Apex of central gable has 5 rows of perch holes in
triangular pattern, below are small triangular headed vents all
round, and one large centre front below string course. Central
pointed archway with probably original shaped plank door with
vertical battening in Y-shape. Rectangular recesses on each side
with moulded stone sills and small glazed pointed arch single light
at base with stone lintel above masked by ashlar infill to front
and with pointed relieving arch above. Flanking are large
segmental arched recesses, each with 2 high single ogee-head plain
glazed lights with central blocked slit vent with surround in shape
of cross.

Listing NGR: ST7994494940

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