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Latitude: 51.6797 / 51°40'47"N
Longitude: -1.1177 / 1°7'3"W
OS Eastings: 461101
OS Northings: 198254
OS Grid: SU611982
Mapcode National: GBR B1F.L80
Mapcode Global: VHCY9.K1ZM
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 100 Metres North West of Ascott Park Farmhouse
Listing Date: 18 July 1963
Last Amended: 19 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1286027
English Heritage Legacy ID: 248355
Location: Stadhampton, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX44
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Stadhampton
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Little Milton
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
SU69NW (South side)
6/114 Dovecote approx. 100m. NW of
18/07/63 Ascott Park Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Ascott
House Dovecote and Workshop
Dovecote. C16. Red brick with some vitrified headers; old plain-tile roof.
Octagonal plan. Single storey. Walls have a corbel table of moulded bricks
forming trefoiled arches; grey vitrified headers form patterns of horizontal
zig-zag, diaper and Flemish-bond chequer on wall surfaces below. Doorway and
3-light casement are later insertions. Roof has 4 small dormer openings and a
low central glover. Interior: circular plan. Walls have tiers of nesting boxes.
Roof has butt purlins and is probably largely original. Formed part of the
formal gardens of Ascott Park.
(Ascott Park is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at Grade II;
V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.VII, p.121; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p.776;
F. Woodward: Oxfordshire Parks, 1982).
Listing NGR: SU6110198254
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