Dovecote in the grounds of the Tithe Barn, about 9 metres south of the house


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Dovecote in the grounds of the Tithe Barn, about 9 metres south of the house, High Street, Hurley


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Statutory Address:
Dovecote in the grounds of the Tithe Barn, about 9 metres south of the house, High Street, Hurley

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

Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SU 82483 84004


SU 8284-8384 17/5

HURLEY HIGH STREET (west side) Dovecote in the grounds of The Tithe Barn, about 9 metres south of the house


G.V. I

Dovecote, now disused. Medieval. Chalk and flint, with later brickwork. Old tile conical roof with open dormer above eaves and open turret at top. Four buttresses, each of two offsets and with a brick base. Small plank entrance door on east with stone lintel and pointed relieving arch, and approached by six stone rubble steps.

Interior: a revolving ladder from a central newel post, gives access to nesting boxes which are nearly continuous within the walls, The dovecote originally belonged to Hurley Priory.

Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SU8248384004


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Books and journals
Ditchfield, P H, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire, (1906), 153


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

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Date: 05 Oct 1999
Reference: IOE01/01447/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr AS Heywood - Jones. Source Historic England Archive
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