History in Structure

Dovecote Approximately 21 Metres East of Billesley Manor Hotel at SP 145 568

A Grade II Listed Building in Billesley, Warwickshire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.2086 / 52°12'30"N

Longitude: -1.7841 / 1°47'2"W

OS Eastings: 414848

OS Northings: 256729

OS Grid: SP148567

Mapcode National: GBR 4LH.KQL

Mapcode Global: VHB0B.1R58

Plus Code: 9C4W6658+C9

Entry Name: Dovecote Approximately 21 Metres East of Billesley Manor Hotel at SP 145 568

Listing Date: 6 February 1952

Last Amended: 19 June 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483085

ID on this website: 101382700

Location: Billesley, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Billesley

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Tagged with: Dovecote

Find accommodation in
Great Alne



SP15NW Dovecote approx. 21m east of
1931-1/1/5 Billesley Manor Hotel at SP 145 568
(Formerly Listed as:
Pigeon House at Billesley Manor)


Dovecote. C17 (or possibly C15, AMS); restored C20 by National
Trust. Coursed blue lias rubble, partly rendered; steeply
pitched renewed tile roof.
EXTERIOR: north end has low entrance with timber lintel over
gate, with blocked opening above. West elevation has
projecting course. South end has ledge below peak of gable.
East elevation has remains of plastering and small hole. Roof
has 2 rebuilt gabled louvres.
INTERIOR: walls lined with stone nesting boxes, recorded as
having 700 boxes; one tie beam and collar truss with struts.
(Transactions of the Ancient Monuments Society: Beacham MJA:
Dovecotes in England: An Introduction and Gazeteer: 1990-:

Listing NGR: SP1484456727

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.