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Latitude: 51.9692 / 51°58'9"N
Longitude: -0.0288 / 0°1'43"W
OS Eastings: 535511
OS Northings: 231914
OS Grid: TL355319
Mapcode National: GBR K8N.KK3
Mapcode Global: VHGNQ.GR4S
Entry Name: Dovecote at Chipping Hall (45 Meters to South West of House)
Listing Date: 13 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1347745
English Heritage Legacy ID: 160270
Location: Buckland, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9
District: East Hertfordshire
Civil Parish: Buckland
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Reed and Buckland
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 33 SE BUCKLAND HIGH ROAD(A10)
1/49 Dovecote at
- Chipping Hall
(45 m to SW of house)
Dovecote, converted to granary, now a garden store. Circa 1700,
converted to granary in C19 with new upper door on E. Redbrick chequered
with blue brick, remains of plastered eaves cove, and steep pyramidial
roof now slated. A tall square dovecote with principal entrance with
brick label and ovolo moulded oval window over on N, both now blocked.
Ovolo moulded brick offset to plinth and rounded brick string below
plaster base to former eaves cove. Walls 13½" thick. Inserted floor for
granary and remains of bins on and S sides of upper part. Lower part
dug out as store with door on N side. Interior plastered and ceiling run
up inside of roof. Single tie-beam N-S and ties across each corner on
wallplate. Flat apex to ceiling may be carried on base for former cupola
or lantern with access for doves. (Pevsner (1977) 117).
Listing NGR: TL3551131914
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