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Summer House/Dovecote 75 Metres South of Wester Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Humshaugh, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0498 / 55°2'59"N

Longitude: -2.1313 / 2°7'52"W

OS Eastings: 391708

OS Northings: 572820

OS Grid: NY917728

Mapcode National: GBR FBK1.CL

Mapcode Global: WHB1Z.7BBL

Entry Name: Summer House/Dovecote 75 Metres South of Wester Hall

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240001

Location: Humshaugh, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Humshaugh

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Humshaugh St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 97 SW
2/242 Summer house/
dovecote 75 metres
south of Wester


Summer house/dovecote, early C18. Coursed rubble to south and west, brick to
north and east; raised tooled dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone slates to
eaves. Square plan. Moulded stone eaves cornice on north and east. Altered
door on north has swan-neck pediment capped by carved bust and heads, with 2
pigeon holes above. Part-slatted window on east in similar surround. Upper
window on south, now blocked, under segmental arch with brick voussoirs, flanked
by pigeon holes; small upper window on west. Pyramidal roof with stone vase

Listing NGR: NY9170872820

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

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