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PIGEON HOUSE IN GARDEN OF PIGEON HOUSE COTTAGE

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: PIGEON HOUSE IN GARDEN OF PIGEON HOUSE COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1023797

Location

PIGEON HOUSE IN GARDEN OF PIGEON HOUSE COTTAGE, THE GREEN

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

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Britford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Mar-1960

Date of most recent amendment: 28-Mar-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 319416

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SU 12 NE BRITFORD THE GREEN (east side)

4/36 Pigeon House in garden of Pigeon House Cottage (formerly listed as Dovecote at The Moat) 23/3/60

II

Pigeon house. Late C18. Flemish bond brick, tiled pyramidal mansard roof. Square plan. Open ground floor has one elliptical arch to each side with stone imposts and keystones, springing from square corner piers of English bond brick with round-arched niches. First floor has wooden door on south side with ogee-headed arch over, other three sides have blind ogee-headed arches. Stepped brick cornice. Mansard roof has square pigeon loft with hipped Welsh slate roof. Ground floor has brick cross groin vault. On first floor, interior walls are lined with brick pigeon holes. Formerly the property of Jervoise family and probably contemporary with the building of north front to Moat House in 1766 (q.v.). Forms a picturesque landscsape feature as viewed from south side of Moat House.

Listing NGR: SU1612128144

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National Grid Reference: SU 16121 28144

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