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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: DOVECOTE IN GROUNDS OF SHAPWICK MANOR

List entry Number: 1190558

Location

DOVECOTE IN GROUNDS OF SHAPWICK MANOR, STATION ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSedgemoorDistrict AuthorityShapwick

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1963

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 269258

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

ST43NW SHAPWICK CP STATION ROAD (West side)

2/30 Dovecote in grounds of Shapwick Manor

29.3.63

GV II*

Dovecote. Medieval; C18/C19 restoration; re-roofed C20, Coursed and squared lias rubble of 2 distinctly differing types, conical slate-roof, polygonal wooden turret at apex with a pilaster at each angle and arches for doves, domed lead roof with a wrought-iron finial. Circular on plan. Plinth with offset to West side; low door opening in a dressed stone surround, plank door with strap hinges; 3 two-stage buttresses to East side. Non-conforming 3-light casement inserted high up on West side. Interior lined with nesting holes from floor to eaves level.

Listing NGR: ST4177338395

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National Grid Reference: ST 41773 38395

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