DOVECOTE IN THE GROUNDS OF THE TITHE BARN, ABOUT 9 METRES SOUTH OF THE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1156170

Date first listed: 25-Mar-1955

Statutory Address: DOVECOTE IN THE GROUNDS OF THE TITHE BARN, ABOUT 9 METRES SOUTH OF THE HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: DOVECOTE IN THE GROUNDS OF THE TITHE BARN, ABOUT 9 METRES SOUTH OF THE HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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

District: Windsor and Maidenhead (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Hurley

National Grid Reference: SU 82483 84004

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SU 8284-8384 HURLEY HIGH STREET (west side)

17/5 Dovecote in the grounds of The Tithe Barn, about 9 metres south 25.3.55 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. 4 buttresses, each of 2 offsets and with a brick base. Small plank entrance door on east with stone lintel and pointed relieving arch, and approached by 6 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.

V.C.H. Vol.II. p,153.

Listing NGR: SU8248384004

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 40926

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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