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Latitude: 52.1524 / 52°9'8"N
Longitude: -2.8234 / 2°49'24"W
OS Eastings: 343757
OS Northings: 250776
OS Grid: SO437507
Mapcode National: GBR FF.6J8K
Mapcode Global: VH77S.05Q9
Entry Name: Dovecot About 50 Yards South East of Brook House
Listing Date: 9 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1349800
English Heritage Legacy ID: 149723
Location: King's Pyon, County of Herefordshire, HR4
County: County of Herefordshire
Civil Parish: King's Pyon
Traditional County: Herefordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire
Church of England Parish: King's Pyon
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
KING'S PYON CP
SO 45 SW
Dovecot about 50 yards
Dovecot. Probably early C18. Deep sandstone rubble plinth. Timber-framed
with brick nogging. Pyramidal Welsh slate roof with lantern. Square plan
aligned north-west/south-east. Two storeys. South-east elevation has thin
closely set studs in two rows between plinth and wall-plate crossed by long
diagonal members from corners of wall-posts. Two small openings. Entry with
ledged door to right-hand side of plinth. Lantern has 16 glazing bars, pyramidal
roof and moulded oak finial. Right return has stairs rising from north to ledged
door into first floor. Interior noted as having several rows of nesting holes in
upper part of framed walling. (BoE, p 207; RCHM, Vol III, p 88).
Listing NGR: SO4375750776
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