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Dovecote at Reedsford Farm, Kilham

Description: Dovecote at Reedsford Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 237657

OS Grid Reference: NT8933132448
OS Grid Coordinates: 389331, 632448
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5856, -2.1708

Location: Kilham, Northumberland TD12 4QQ

Locality: Kilham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD12 4QQ

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Listing Text

NT 83 SE KILHAM REEDSFORD


2/81 Dovecote at Reedsford
Farm

II


Henhouse and dovecote. Probably C17. Random rubble with Welsh slate roof
and pantiled roof.

2 storeys. c.12 ft. square with single-storey lean-to sheds on either side.

3 steps up to boarded door. Similar doors on 1st floor and to sheds.

Steeply-pitched pyramidal roof with square wooden cap, also with pyramidal
roof, containing pigeon holes.

Interior has large brick triangular-headed nesting holes for hens on ground
floor. Similar but smaller pigeon nesting holes above.


Listing NGR: NT8933132448

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Source: English Heritage

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