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Latitude: 52.5801 / 52°34'48"N
Longitude: -3.0907 / 3°5'26"W
OS Eastings: 326188
OS Northings: 298593
OS Grid: SO261985
Mapcode National: GBR B2.BHQS
Mapcode Global: WH7B3.HDGV
Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 15 Metres East of Chirbury Hall
Listing Date: 14 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366950
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257380
Location: Chirbury with Brompton, Shropshire, SY15
Civil Parish: Chirbury with Brompton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Chirbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
CHIRBURY C.P. CHIRBURY
SO 29 NE
8/55 Dovecote approx.
- 15m east of Chirbury
Dovecote. Probably C17 with later repairs. Small red bricks (English
bond); graded slate roof has open-sided lantern with pointed wooden
finial. Octagonal plan. Eaves slightly projecting with moulded corbelling;
chamfered rectangular windows on east and west with label and open,
square label stops; segmental-headed doorway on west has plank door
with iron strap hinges. Interior: well-preserved nesting holes and
ledges with carved central post, formerly with ladder for collecting
eggs from nests. Scheduled Ancient Monument, County No. 309.
Listing NGR: SO2618898593
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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