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Dovecote and Attached Yard Walls to North of Titlington Mount Farmhouse, Hedgeley

Description: Dovecote and Attached Yard Walls to North of Titlington Mount Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236602

OS Grid Reference: NU0996016230
OS Grid Coordinates: 409960, 616230
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4399, -1.8441

Location: Hedgeley, Northumberland NE66 2EB

Locality: Hedgeley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 2EB

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Listing Text

NU 01 NE NU 100163
4/257 Dovecote and
attached yard
walls, to north
of Titlington Mount

Dovecote, probably c.1840. Rubble with tooled-and-margined quoins and
dressings; Welsh slate roof with wooden cap under synthetic sheeting; cast-
iron weathervane. Square plan. South elevation: boarded door under part-
slatted window with slightly-projecting sill, both in chamfered alternating-
block surrounds; below eaves a pigeon entry with 3 arched holes, projecting
sill and stone surround. Pyramidal roof; box cap has 3 more arched holes and
pyramidal top with fox weathervane. Attached yard walls have arched coping;
gateways on south and east, the latter with arched monolithic piers. In
external face of south wall, near east end, is recess, with chamfered lintel,
probably for water trough.

Listing NGR: NU0996016230

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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