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Dovecote,120 Metres North of Headlam Hall, Headlam

Description: Dovecote,120 Metres North of Headlam Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111096

OS Grid Reference: NZ1809619002
OS Grid Coordinates: 418096, 519002
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5659, -1.7216

Location: Headlam, Durham DL2 3HA

Locality: Headlam
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3HA

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Listing Text

(North side)

6/12 Dovecote,120 metres north
of Headlam Hall


Dovecote. C17 or earlier. Sandstone rubble exterior and dressed
sandstone interior. Circular plan, about 5 metres in diameter. Tapering,
slightly-convex elevation, about 4 metres high, has two stages defined by
projecting stone bands. Small opening at ground level has chamfered surround.
Interior has nesting boxes and alighting ledges. Domed roof of rubble has
collapsed into interior.

Derelict at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1809619002

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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