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Latitude: 50.949 / 50°56'56"N
Longitude: -2.7174 / 2°43'2"W
OS Eastings: 349701
OS Northings: 116860
OS Grid: ST497168
Mapcode National: GBR MK.NHCP
Mapcode Global: FRA 566L.M66
Plus Code: 9C2VW7XM+H2
Entry Name: Priory Dovecote, About 90 Metres East South East of Abbey Farmhouse
Listing Date: 19 April 1961
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345763
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263549
Location: Montacute, South Somerset, Somerset, TA15
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Montacute
Built-Up Area: Montacute
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST4916 MONTACUTE CP ABBEY FARM LANE (off)
8/94 Priory Dovecote, about 90 metres
east south east of Abbey Farmhouse
Dovecote. Apparently C17, but possibly with C15 origins. Ham stone coursed rubble, ashlar quoins and dressings; hipped
plain clay tiled roof over stone slate base courses; lead covered cap, the wood glover having been removed since
previous listing. In south face a low door with near- triangular arched head in very deep lintol. Interior not
accessible. Possibly one of the surviving relics of the former priory which occupied this part of the village.
Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No 4406). (VCH vol 111, 1974).
Listing NGR: ST4970116860
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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