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Pigeon-Cote Circa 50 Metres North-West of Brandon House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cornforth, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7091 / 54°42'32"N

Longitude: -1.527 / 1°31'37"W

OS Eastings: 430573

OS Northings: 535005

OS Grid: NZ305350

Mapcode National: GBR KFSZ.6P

Mapcode Global: WHC4Y.JW2S

Entry Name: Pigeon-Cote Circa 50 Metres North-West of Brandon House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112225

Location: Cornforth, County Durham, DH6

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Cornforth

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Cornforth and FerryHill

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


NZ 33 NW CORNFORTH THINFORD ROAD
(South side)

3/19 Pigeon-cote circa
50 metres north-
west of Brandon
House farmhouse
II

Pigeon-cote. Probably mid C18. Varied stone rubble with brick dressings and
ashlar quoins; roof pantiles with stone finial. 2 storeys, one bay square.
North elevation has soldier-course lintel of headers over boarded door in wood
frame at left; similar lintel and frame to empty square opening at right;
first floor blank. Pyramid roof with ball finial on square horizontal slab.

Door inserted on rear to later attached buildings.

Interior shows first floor removed; several tiers of nest boxes on walls.


Listing NGR: NZ3057335005

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