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Latitude: 54.981 / 54°58'51"N
Longitude: -2.0473 / 2°2'50"W
OS Eastings: 397072
OS Northings: 565152
OS Grid: NY970651
Mapcode National: GBR GB4V.K8
Mapcode Global: WHB2D.J2BC
Entry Name: Dovecote 50 Metres South-West of Red House Farm House
Listing Date: 24 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1302835
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240064
Location: Sandhoe, Northumberland, NE46
Civil Parish: Sandhoe
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: St John Lee
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NY 96 NE
BEAUFRONT RED HOUSE
Dovecote 50 metres
south-west of Red
Dovecote, mid-C18, altered late C20. Squared rubble with cut quoins and
dressings; stone slate roof. Square 3-storey structure with 1st and 2nd floor
bands, and arcaded eaves corbel table. Small-paned casement windows with
pointed arches and stone surrounds on east and west, those on ground floor C20
copies. Similar casements in square-headed openings, and renewed door on north.
Pyramidal roof with flanking stacks, one banded, the other rendered over.
C20 extension on south and attached garage, on north are not of special interest.
A painting of c.1785 in Beaufront Castle shows the roof capped by a wooden
louvre which would provide pigeon access.
Listing NGR: NY9707265152
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