This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
OVER COMPTON ST 5816-5916 COMPTON PARK 14/97 Dovecote 50 metres south- east of Compton House 31.7.61 GV II Dovecote. C18. Round coursed and dressed stone walls, with ashlar plinth moulding and moulded cornice. Conical slate roof and weathervane. 3 stone oval or circular openings in the walls. Doorway on the east side has a moulded stone architrave, plank door studded with a grille at the top, C19.
(RCHM, Dorset I, p 103(2)).
Listing NGR: ST5947216777
Copyright IoE Mr Brian Haigh. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Haigh, Brian
Rights Holder: Haigh, Brian
Ashlar, Slate, Stone, Stuart Dovecote, Georgian Agriculture And Subsistence, Agricultural Building