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Main Kennel Block

A Grade II Listed Building in Meldon, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1513 / 55°9'4"N

Longitude: -1.8045 / 1°48'16"W

OS Eastings: 412559

OS Northings: 584126

OS Grid: NZ125841

Mapcode National: GBR H8VW.46

Mapcode Global: WHC2P.7SZ9

Plus Code: 9C7W552W+G6

Entry Name: Main Kennel Block

Listing Date: 20 October 1969

Last Amended: 30 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238356

Location: Meldon, Northumberland, NE61

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Meldon

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Hartburn with Meldon

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NZ 18 SW NZ 125841
Main kennel block
15/124 (formerly listed as
kennels at Meldon Park
20.10.69 Farm)
Planned farm buildings. Early C19. Converted into Morpeth Hunt Kennels 1889.
Squared and tooled stone; slate roofs. E plan with central section carried
back to rear. Elevation to road: central loose box with blocked segmental arch
and hipped roof; 2-storey section with open-pedimented gable behind, flanked by
yard walls with gabled coping and piers. Left yard enclosed by single-storey
ranges to rear, with 2 segmental-headed arches, and to left, with boarded door
flanked by small windows; mounting block on right. Right yard: range to rear
2 storeys, 5 bays. 2 segmental-headed arches, part-slatted windows above. The
5th bay and the range to the right of the yard were raised to 2 storeys in late
C19; part-slatted windows on lst floor. End to road has pitching door with hoist
above. Rear elevation: central block, former threshing barn, has large corniced
ridge stack and segmental arch in left return. Circular paved area to right
indicates site of gin-gang. To left a single-storey range, to far right
kennelman's house (q.v.). Hipped roofs.

Listing NGR: NZ1255984126

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