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Eyecatcher C. 1/4 Mile South-West of Homilton Farm, Bavington

Description: Eyecatcher C. 1/4 Mile South-West of Homilton Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239543

OS Grid Reference: NY9750178204
OS Grid Coordinates: 397501, 578204
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0983, -2.0407

Location: B6342, Bavington, Northumberland NE19 2BE

Locality: Bavington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 2BE

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Listing Text

(South side off)

11/8 Eyecatcher c. 1/4 mile
south-west of Homilton

Ruined eyecatcher, possibly dovecote. Late C18. Random rubble. Gothick style.
2 storeys, 3 bays. c 20 ft. square with higher square central tower. Pointed-
arched central doorway. Triangular-headed window to right. Similar arrangement
above. Returns have 3 triangular-headed recesses on each floor. Cyma-moulded
top cornice. Central tower has concave cornice. Roofless, and with rear and
part of left front walls collapsed.

Included for landscape value.

Listing NGR: NY9750178204

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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