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Dovecote 10 Metres South of Mapperton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mapperton, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7942 / 50°47'39"N

Longitude: -2.7058 / 2°42'20"W

OS Eastings: 350352

OS Northings: 99640

OS Grid: SY503996

Mapcode National: GBR ML.Z699

Mapcode Global: FRA 566Z.ZMS

Entry Name: Dovecote 10 Metres South of Mapperton House

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400739

Location: Mapperton, Dorset, Dorset, DT8

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Mapperton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melplash and Mapperton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 59 NW MAPPERTON MAPPERTON
4-12-1951
8/92 Dovecote 10 metres
south of Mapperton
House

GV II*

Dovecote. Dated R.B. 1665 on door lintel. Rubble-stone walls and
stone quoins. Slate roof and stone gable-copings, with moulded apex-
blocks. Rectangular structure. Doorway in north wall, centre, with
straight-chamfered jambs and very depressed-arch head. small single
light in each gable, as louvres. Interior: approximately 300 pigeon-
holes.


Listing NGR: SY5035399640

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

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