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Haggerston Dovecote Circa 1/4 Mile West of Haggerston Castle, Ancroft

Description: Haggerston Dovecote Circa 1/4 Mile West of Haggerston Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237887

OS Grid Reference: NU0352243591
OS Grid Coordinates: 403522, 643591
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6858, -1.9455

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland TD15 2NZ

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

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Listing Text

NU 04 SW
10/34 Haggerston dovecote
22/12/69 c.ΒΌ mile west of
Haggerston Castle


Dovecote. Probably.C17, altered internally in C18. Random rubble; roofless.
Circular. Doorway on east side in chamfered alternating-block surround.
Several small square openings also with chamfered surrounds, some now blocked.

Lined inside with brick nesting boxes. The potence remains, but apart from
its central post is in poor repair.

Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NU0352243591

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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