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Dovecote Circa 20 Yards Nort West of Humbleton Buildings Farmhouse, Akeld

Description: Dovecote Circa 20 Yards Nort West of Humbleton Buildings Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 237594

OS Grid Reference: NT9728829116
OS Grid Coordinates: 397288, 629116
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5557, -2.0445

Location: A697, Akeld, Northumberland NE71 6SY

Locality: Akeld
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE71 6SY

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Listing Text


8/18 Dovecote c.20 yards
north-west of Humbleton
Buildings Farmhouse

Dovecote. Probably C18. Rendered with Welsh slate roof and wood dovecote
entry. 2 storeys. c.12 ft. square. Ground floor has 2 boarded doors, to
garden store on left and privy on right. Boarded door to dovecote above.

Pyramidal roof capped by square dovecote entry with 4 holes per side and
pyramidal roof.

Interior has nesting boxes and privy.

Listing NGR: NT9728829116

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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