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The Round House 30 Metres West of Humshaugh Church of England Primary School, Humshaugh

Description: The Round House 30 Metres West of Humshaugh Church of England Primary School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240009

OS Grid Reference: NY9193571048
OS Grid Coordinates: 391935, 571048
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0339, -2.1277

Location: 9 Valley Court, Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4AT

Locality: Humshaugh
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4AT

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Listing Text

NY 9171
12/250 The Round House,
30 metres west of
Humshaugh Church of
England Primary


Playground shelter with dovecote, probably c.1833. Rubble with tooled-and-
margined quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof. Semi-octagonal plan. Open
front with 2 monolithic stop-chamfered piers carrying timber lintels; internal
cross wall shows boarded door in chamfered surround, and blocked opening just
below roof level. Pyramidal roof has square stone cap, with small pigeon hole
on each side, and chamfered cornice. Similar door on right return.

Listing NGR: NY9193571048

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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