2009

ST4715 : Dovecote, Norton Sub Hamdon

taken 15 years ago, near to Norton Sub Hamdon, Somerset, England

Dovecote, Norton Sub Hamdon
Dovecote, Norton Sub Hamdon
The listed building entry hedges its best somewhat: "possibly part of the former manor house estate. C17 or possibly earlier. Ham stone coursed rubble; stone slated conoid roof, crowned by small glover formed by circular flat slab standing on 4 slender turned stone balusters, with ball finial. Circular on plan, with 4 buttresses having offsets; low plain doorway in north side, and small dormer window with stone slate roof and checks to southwest. Interior not seen, but said to contain about 400 nesting-boxes." LinkExternal link . More detail is supplied at LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

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ST4715, 97 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Derek Harper   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 24 September, 2009
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4703 1594 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:56.4274N 2:45.3165W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 4703 1596
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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