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Animal Shelter at South West Corner of Swarland Park, Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland

Description: Animal Shelter at South West Corner of Swarland Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236882

OS Grid Reference: NU1568902870
OS Grid Coordinates: 415689, 602870
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3197, -1.7543

Location: 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 15680287
6/213 Animal shelter it
south-west corner
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. Interior: roof structure of
each quadrant has diagonally-set tie carrying struts to principal rafter;
elbowed purlins.

Listing NGR: NU1568902870

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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