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Animal Shelter Circa 300 Yards South of Haggerston Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancroft, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.683 / 55°40'58"N

Longitude: -1.9328 / 1°55'58"W

OS Eastings: 404324

OS Northings: 643281

OS Grid: NU043432

Mapcode National: GBR G2YQ.CM

Mapcode Global: WH9YZ.8FW5

Entry Name: Animal Shelter Circa 300 Yards South of Haggerston Castle

Listing Date: 11 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237857

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland, TD15

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ancroft

Built-Up Area: Haggerston

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Ancroft St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 04 SW
(East side, off)
10/4 Animal shelter
c.300 yards south
of Haggerston


Animal shelter, probably an antelope shelter from the private zoo belonging
to Thomas Leyland of Haggerston Castle. Late C19. Timber framed with vertical
boarding; Welsh slate roof. Small building of 1 storey, 4 bays. 2nd bay has
round-arched entrance with 5 barred gate. Three 2-light windows with segmental
heads to lights, each window under a dormer with bargeboards. Gabled roof with
ornamental cresting.

Listing NGR: NU0432443281

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