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Pigeon-Cote Circa 50 Metres North-West of Brandon House Farmhouse, Cornforth

Description: Pigeon-Cote Circa 50 Metres North-West of Brandon House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 112225

OS Grid Reference: NZ3058135016
OS Grid Coordinates: 430581, 535016
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7092, -1.5269

Location: Thinford Road, Cornforth, Durham DH6 5PB

Locality: Cornforth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH6 5PB

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Listing Text

(South side)

3/19 Pigeon-cote circa
50 metres north-
west of Brandon
House farmhouse

Pigeon-cote. Probably mid C18. Varied stone rubble with brick dressings and
ashlar quoins; roof pantiles with stone finial. 2 storeys, one bay square.
North elevation has soldier-course lintel of headers over boarded door in wood
frame at left; similar lintel and frame to empty square opening at right;
first floor blank. Pyramid roof with ball finial on square horizontal slab.

Door inserted on rear to later attached buildings.

Interior shows first floor removed; several tiers of nest boxes on walls.

Listing NGR: NZ3058135016

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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