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Walled Garden and Dovecote Circa 30 Yards South West of Middle Ord, Ord

Description: Walled Garden and Dovecote Circa 30 Yards South West of Middle Ord

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237962

OS Grid Reference: NT9698950566
OS Grid Coordinates: 396989, 650566
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7485, -2.0495

Location: Ord, Northumberland TD15 2LZ

Locality: Ord
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2LZ

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Listing Text

NT 95 SE
2/111 Walled garden and
dovecote c.30
yards south-west
of Middle Ord


Walled garden with dovecote/summer house in north-east corner. 1788 for J.
Grey. Squared stone, the garden wall raised in brick. The dovecote has
felted roof.

High wall round three sides of large square garden, the side walls ramped
down towards the southern end. Flat coping. Doorway into garden near north-
east corner has lintel inscribed JG 1788.

Dovecote/summer house: 2 storeys, one bay, square with boarded door and 2
fixed 16-pane windows on ground floor; boarded door above. Steep pyramidal
roof with small square wood pigeon entry above, also a pyramidal roof.

Interior has a small corner fireplace and finely-moulded cornice. Brick
nesting boxes on 1st floor.

Listing NGR: NT9698950566

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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