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Dovecote,120 Metres North of Headlam Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Headlam, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5659 / 54°33'57"N

Longitude: -1.7216 / 1°43'17"W

OS Eastings: 418096

OS Northings: 519002

OS Grid: NZ180190

Mapcode National: GBR JHFN.20

Mapcode Global: WHC5M.JHDJ

Entry Name: Dovecote,120 Metres North of Headlam Hall

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111096

Location: Headlam, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Headlam

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Gainford

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(North side)

6/12 Dovecote,120 metres north
of Headlam Hall


Dovecote. C17 or earlier. Sandstone rubble exterior and dressed
sandstone interior. Circular plan, about 5 metres in diameter. Tapering,
slightly-convex elevation, about 4 metres high, has two stages defined by
projecting stone bands. Small opening at ground level has chamfered surround.
Interior has nesting boxes and alighting ledges. Domed roof of rubble has
collapsed into interior.

Derelict at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1809619002

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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