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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1370656
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238554
Location: Belsay, Northumberland, NE20
Civil Parish: Belsay
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Bolam St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 08 SE
Garden walls and
dovecote to south
of Nos. 3 and 4
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.
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.
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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