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Latitude: 55.4215 / 55°25'17"N
Longitude: -1.9116 / 1°54'41"W
OS Eastings: 405690
OS Northings: 614177
OS Grid: NU056141
Mapcode National: GBR H52R.XC
Mapcode Global: WHB04.LZXP
Entry Name: Dovecote and Shelter Shed 120 Metres South West of Glanton Pike
Listing Date: 25 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041951
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236555
Location: Glanton, Northumberland, NE66
Civil Parish: Glanton
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Whittingham and Edlingham with Bolton Chapel
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
GLANTON GLANTON PIKE
NU 01 SE
8/212 Dovecote and
shelter shed 120
of Glanton Pike
Dovecote and shelter shed, later C19. Rubble with tooled-and-margined quoins
and dressings; internal walls brick. Welsh slate roofs, with metal lantern on
dovecote. South elevation: 2-storey dovecote on left has boarded door beneath
square opening divided crosswise into 4 recesses, each with a pair of arched
pigeon holes; alighting shelves on moulded corbels above and below (the lower
shelf missing at time of survey). Dversailing embattled parapet; steep
pyramidal roof with pyramid-topped lantern. On left of dovecote is a short
wing wall. On right a projecting 2-bay shelter shed with monolith square
piers and lintels; and doorway to right; coped gables on moulded kneelers.
Left return of dovecote shows boarded door above stone platform on moulded
Interior of shelter shed shows similar piers and lintels to those on front.
Attached boundary walls to east and west are not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NU0569014177
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