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Former Kennels and Yard Walls Circa 300 Yards North of Biddlestone Home Farm, Biddlestone

Description: Former Kennels and Yard Walls Circa 300 Yards North of Biddlestone Home Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 236110

OS Grid Reference: NT9506208486
OS Grid Coordinates: 395062, 608486
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3703, -2.0794

Location: Biddlestone, Northumberland NE65 7DY

Locality: Biddlestone
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7DY

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Listing Text

NT 90 NE
15/24 Former kennels and
yard walls c.300
yards north of
Biddlestone Home


Former kennels to Biddlestone Hall, now farm storage. Probably 1844 (date on
nearby cottage). Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Single storey. 9 bays with
lower 3-bay shelter sheds attached at each end.

Slightly-projecting cross-gabled 3-bay centre has boarded 2-leaf door with 6-pane
overlight and flanking narrow sashes. Roundel with moulded frame above door.

Outer sections each have central boarded door with flanking windows, now mainly
boarded up, but formerly 12-pane sliding sashes, one of which remains.

Cross gable has flat coping, kneelers and octagonal finial.

Hipped roof with 2 octagonal corniced ridge stacks.

Shelter sheds have stop-chamfered square piers. Roofs hipped towards outside
with octagonal finials.

Attached exercise yard walls in ashlar with chamfered coping. Ramped down at
ends of kennels to form 2 yards with walls c. 4 ft. high, separated by path to
central doorway.

Listing NGR: NT9506208486

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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