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Dovecote 40 Metres South West of Glanton House, Glanton

Description: Dovecote 40 Metres South West of Glanton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 236536

OS Grid Reference: NU0720314433
OS Grid Coordinates: 407203, 614433
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4238, -1.8877

Location: 6 The Causeway, Glanton, Northumberland NE66 4AY

Locality: Glanton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 4AY

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Listing Text

NU 0714
(South side)
Glanton Village
21/193 Dovecote 40 metres
south-west of
Glanton House

Dovecote, late C17 or early C18. Rubble with roughly-shaped and tooled
dressings; blue Scottish slate roof with timber lantern capped by C20
synthetic sheet. Circular plan, with doorways to north-east. Vertical pair
of boarded doors in alternating-block surrounds; conical roof, carrying low
octagonal lantern with arched pigeon hole in each alternate face, and pyramidal

Interior: upper stage has 6 tiers of nesting boxes recessed into walls.

Listing NGR: NU0720314433

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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