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Dovecote, 150 Metres South-West of Biddick Hall, Bournmoor

Description: Dovecote, 150 Metres South-West of Biddick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109362

OS Grid Reference: NZ3131252730
OS Grid Coordinates: 431312, 552730
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8684, -1.5136

Location: Bournmoor, Durham DH3 4PQ

Locality: Bournmoor
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 4PQ

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
5/16 Inset Dovecote, 150 metres
south-west of
Biddick Hall

Dovecote in the form of a small circular garden temple. Circa 1910. Stone
stylobate and pedestals; painted wood structure; copper-sheathed roof.

Octagonal-plan stylobate. 8 Roman Ionic columns on corniced pedestals with
cyma-moulded plinths. Octagonal-plan entablature has frieze with small round-
arched entrance holes into loft below dome. Ogee dome with iron vane.

Unusual form of dovecote.

Listing NGR: NZ3131252730

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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