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Dovecote in the Grounds of Bydews Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Tovil, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2613 / 51°15'40"N

Longitude: 0.5049 / 0°30'17"E

OS Eastings: 574870

OS Northings: 154333

OS Grid: TQ748543

Mapcode National: GBR PR6.VWK

Mapcode Global: VHJMD.PKTF

Entry Name: Dovecote in the Grounds of Bydews Place

Listing Date: 2 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173505

Location: Tovil, Maidstone, Kent, ME15

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Civil Parish: Tovil

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

TOVIL GREEN
1.
5278
(West Side)
Dovecote in the grounds
of Bydews Place
TQ 75 SW 10/173A
II GV

2.
C17 or earlier. Altered by being made into a cottage in the Cl9. 2 storeys
stone. Conical tiled roof with hipped pigeon entrance and yellow brick chimney
stack. Stringcourse. 2 inserted C19 casements with modern leaded lights.
Doorcase with cambered arch. The interior contains pigeon holes on the ground
floor only and a C19 semi-circular wooden staircase.

Bydews Place, Dovecote in the grounds of By dews Place, Cottage to north-west of
Bydews Place, Bydews Farmhouse, Former Granary to the south-west of Bydews
Farmhouse and Oasthouse at Bydews Farm to the south-west of the former Granary
form a group.


Listing NGR: TQ7487054333

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

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