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Dovecote Opposite the Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1661 / 55°9'58"N

Longitude: -1.6012 / 1°36'4"W

OS Eastings: 425502

OS Northings: 585828

OS Grid: NZ255858

Mapcode National: GBR K88P.4W

Mapcode Global: WHC2S.CDRX

Entry Name: Dovecote Opposite the Old Rectory

Listing Date: 18 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235874

Location: Ashington, Northumberland, NE62

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ashington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bothal And Pegswood

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 28 NE (West side)

2/3 Dovecote opposite
the Old Rectory


Dovecote, mid-C19 on late C18 base. Squared stone with tooled-and-margined
quoins and dressings; pantile roof. Square plan, raised on west end of range
of shelter sheds. Segmental arches to south and east, with partial brick
infill. Alighting shelf on south, below 3 pairs of arched openings. Pyramidal
roof. Left return shows boarded loft door below slatted openings. Interior
lined with nesting boxes.

Adjacent ruins of shelter sheds are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2550285828

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

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