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Dovecote 100 Metres North of Old Vicarage, Embleton

Description: Dovecote 100 Metres North of Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 236962

OS Grid Reference: NU2299922527
OS Grid Coordinates: 422999, 622527
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4960, -1.6375

Location: Station Road, Embleton, Northumberland NE66 3XH

Locality: Embleton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3XH

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Listing Text


14/72 Dovecote 100
31.12.69 metres north of
Old Vicarage
(formerly listed
as Dovecote North-
West of Holy Trinity
Dovecote, C18. Brick in Flemish garden wall bond 1 + 3, on stone footings;
pantile roof. 4.6 metres square. On south side a left-of-centre
door under timber lintel; 4 blocked pigeon holes above. Stepped cogged
cornice at eaves; pyramidal roof. Interior: in upper part 7 tiers of wall
boxes with alighting bands between; in lower part boxes blocked and shelves
removed. Floor largely removed.

Adjacent pent outbuildings are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2300122524

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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