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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
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
NZ 11 NE HEADLAM THE GREEN
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
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