SP2980 : Dovecote, Allesley Hall

near to Allesley, Coventry, Great Britain

Dovecote, Allesley Hall
Dovecote, Allesley Hall
The circular dovecote is approximately 200 years old and was contemporary with the Allesley Hall mansion which was demolished for the current Hall to be built in 1910. Inside, the brickwork has nesting cavities for up to 500 birds. As it is no longer in use for food provision, the bird entrances have been closed up to prevent pigeons colonising it.

A grade II listed building.

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2009
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 21 January, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 21 January, 2009
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Historic sites and artefacts 
Category
Dovecote   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2994 8014 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:25.1064N 1:33.6720W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2993 8013
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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