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Animal Shelter on South Side of Swarland Park, Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland

Description: Animal Shelter on South Side of Swarland Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236881

OS Grid Reference: NU1618302574
OS Grid Coordinates: 416183, 602574
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3170, -1.7465

Location: Park Road, Newton on the Moor, Northumberland NE65 9HU

Locality: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9HU

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Listing Text

NU 10 SE NU 16190258
6/212 Animal shelter on
south side of
Swarland Park

Cattle or deer shelter, probably early C19. Rubble with cut dressings; one
brick pier. Welsh slate roof with lead cap and finial. Circular plan,
divided into quadrants by full-height cross walls. Exterior: round columns
with block capitals alternate with similar half-columns at ends of cross
walls; steep conical roof with moulded finial. Overall appearance like a
detached gin-gang. Interior: roof structure of each quadrant has diagonally-
set tie carrying struts to principal rafter; elbowed purlins.

Later metal. sheet infill between piers is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NU1618302574

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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