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Eyecatcher C. 1/4 Mile South-West of Homilton Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Bavington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0983 / 55°5'53"N

Longitude: -2.0407 / 2°2'26"W

OS Eastings: 397501

OS Northings: 578204

OS Grid: NY975782

Mapcode National: GBR G95H.Z6

Mapcode Global: WHB1T.M3GY

Plus Code: 9C7V3XX5+8P

Entry Name: Eyecatcher C. 1/4 Mile South-West of Homilton Farm

Listing Date: 5 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239543

Location: Bavington, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Bavington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Thockrington St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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(South side off)

11/8 Eyecatcher c. 1/4 mile
south-west of Homilton

Ruined eyecatcher, possibly dovecote. Late C18. Random rubble. Gothick style.
2 storeys, 3 bays. c 20 ft. square with higher square central tower. Pointed-
arched central doorway. Triangular-headed window to right. Similar arrangement
above. Returns have 3 triangular-headed recesses on each floor. Cyma-moulded
top cornice. Central tower has concave cornice. Roofless, and with rear and
part of left front walls collapsed.

Included for landscape value.

Listing NGR: NY9750178204

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