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Dovecote Circa 20 Yards Nort West of Humbleton Buildings Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Akeld, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.5557 / 55°33'20"N

Longitude: -2.0445 / 2°2'40"W

OS Eastings: 397288

OS Northings: 629116

OS Grid: NT972291

Mapcode National: GBR G456.57

Mapcode Global: WH9ZH.KMM8

Plus Code: 9C7VHX44+75

Entry Name: Dovecote Circa 20 Yards Nort West of Humbleton Buildings Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042378

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237594

Location: Akeld, Northumberland, NE71

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Akeld

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Wooler St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Dovecote

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8/18 Dovecote c.20 yards
north-west of Humbleton
Buildings Farmhouse

Dovecote. Probably C18. Rendered with Welsh slate roof and wood dovecote
entry. 2 storeys. c.12 ft. square. Ground floor has 2 boarded doors, to
garden store on left and privy on right. Boarded door to dovecote above.

Pyramidal roof capped by square dovecote entry with 4 holes per side and
pyramidal roof.

Interior has nesting boxes and privy.

Listing NGR: NT9728829116

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