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Animal Shelter Circa 300 Yards South of Haggerston Castle, Ancroft

Description: Animal Shelter Circa 300 Yards South of Haggerston Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237857

OS Grid Reference: NU0432443281
OS Grid Coordinates: 404324, 643281
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6830, -1.9328

Location: A1, Ancroft, Northumberland TD15 2RN

Locality: Ancroft
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2RN

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Listing Text

NU 04 SW
(East side, off)
10/4 Animal shelter
c.300 yards south
of Haggerston


Animal shelter, probably an antelope shelter from the private zoo belonging
to Thomas Leyland of Haggerston Castle. Late C19. Timber framed with vertical
boarding; Welsh slate roof. Small building of 1 storey, 4 bays. 2nd bay has
round-arched entrance with 5 barred gate. Three 2-light windows with segmental
heads to lights, each window under a dormer with bargeboards. Gabled roof with
ornamental cresting.

Listing NGR: NU0432443281

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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