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Dovecote Attached to No. 32, Staindrop

Description: Dovecote Attached to No. 32

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111558

OS Grid Reference: NZ1260120523
OS Grid Coordinates: 412601, 520523
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5798, -1.8066

Location: South Green, Staindrop, Durham DL2 3LE

Locality: Staindrop
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3LE

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(South side)
17/193 Dovecote attached
14/9/66 to No. 32


Dovecote attached to No. 32. Early C18. Thinly-rendered rubble with ashlar
dressings; stone-flagged roof with stone ridges. 2 storeys, one bay. Square
plan. East elevation to drive has wide passage-way entrance in ground floor
with inserted lintel; small blocked light above. String below eaves gives
effect of entablature. Pyramidal roof has prominent diagonal kneelers; ball
finials removed from these and from square coping at peak. Rear elevation to
garden has blocked elliptical first-floor window with moulded stone surround.

Listing NGR: NZ1260320522

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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