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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 APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST OF CHIRBURY HALL

List entry Number: 1366950

Location

DOVECOTE APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES EAST OF CHIRBURY HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityChirbury with Brompton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Nov-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 257380

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History

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Details

CHIRBURY C.P. CHIRBURY SO 29 NE

8/55 Dovecote approx. - 15m east of Chirbury Hall

GV II*

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

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National Grid Reference: SO 26188 98593

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