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Latitude: 51.678 / 51°40'40"N
Longitude: -4.9282 / 4°55'41"W
OS Eastings: 197652
OS Northings: 201754
OS Grid: SM976017
Mapcode National: GBR G8.DB1V
Mapcode Global: VH1S6.J2JZ
Entry Name: Dovecote in field to NW of Priory Farmhouse
Listing Date: 14 July 1981
Last Amended: 29 July 2005
Source ID: 6327
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated near the centre of a field some 350m NW of Priory Farmhouse.
Community: Pembroke (Penfro)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
Medieval dovecote thought to have been one of the buildings attached to the Priory at Monkton. In disrepair 2004.
Dovecote, large cylindrical rubble stone structure with remnant of roughcast. Put-log holes and tall openings to N and S, missing lintels, the N one broken open to top of wall. Low E segmental-pointed door with stone voussoirs. Stepped corbelled domed roof.
Interior formerly lined with square stone nesting boxes, the stonework removed. Plastered dome with cylindrical opening at top.
Included in a higher grade as a very large dovecote of probable medieval construction. Scheduled Ancient Monument PE415 (PEM).
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