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Garden Walls and Dovecote to South of Nos 3 and 4

A Grade II Listed Building in Belsay, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1189 / 55°7'7"N

Longitude: -1.8828 / 1°52'57"W

OS Eastings: 407574

OS Northings: 580502

OS Grid: NZ075805

Mapcode National: GBR H997.5V

Mapcode Global: WHC2V.1LQN

Entry Name: Garden Walls and Dovecote to South of Nos 3 and 4

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238554

Location: Belsay, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Belsay

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bolam St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

BELSAY HARNHAM
NZ 08 SE

4/68
Garden walls and
dovecote to south
of Nos. 3 and 4

GV II


Garden walls and dovecote. Date uncertain. Dressed stone. The dovecote has
Welsh slate roof.

Walls round 3 sides of garden. Approx 8 ft high on east and west, lower to south.
Flat coping.

Dovecote, in south-east corner, 2 storeys, 1 bay. On west side a small boarded
door on each floor. On south side 2 pigeon holes with stone alighting ledges.
Gabled roof.

Inside, the ground floor is tunnel vaulted with 2 chamfered transverse ribs
strengthening the vault. Said locally to have been used as the village mortuary.


Listing NGR: NZ0757480502

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