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Walled Garden and Dovecote Circa 30 Yards South West of Middle Ord

A Grade II Listed Building in Ord, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.7485 / 55°44'54"N

Longitude: -2.0495 / 2°2'58"W

OS Eastings: 396990

OS Northings: 650568

OS Grid: NT969505

Mapcode National: GBR G14Z.25

Mapcode Global: WH9YJ.HS80

Entry Name: Walled Garden and Dovecote Circa 30 Yards South West of Middle Ord

Listing Date: 22 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237962

Location: Ord, Northumberland, TD15

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ord

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Tweedmouth St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NT 95 SE
2/111 Walled garden and
dovecote c.30
yards south-west
of Middle Ord


Walled garden with dovecote/summer house in north-east corner. 1788 for J.
Grey. Squared stone, the garden wall raised in brick. The dovecote has
felted roof.

High wall round three sides of large square garden, the side walls ramped
down towards the southern end. Flat coping. Doorway into garden near north-
east corner has lintel inscribed JG 1788.

Dovecote/summer house: 2 storeys, one bay, square with boarded door and 2
fixed 16-pane windows on ground floor; boarded door above. Steep pyramidal
roof with small square wood pigeon entry above, also a pyramidal roof.

Interior has a small corner fireplace and finely-moulded cornice. Brick
nesting boxes on 1st floor.

Listing NGR: NT9698950566

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

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