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Dovecote, 150 Metres South-West of Biddick Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bournmoor, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8684 / 54°52'6"N

Longitude: -1.5136 / 1°30'49"W

OS Eastings: 431312

OS Northings: 552730

OS Grid: NZ313527

Mapcode National: GBR KDW4.3M

Mapcode Global: WHC45.QWFQ

Entry Name: Dovecote, 150 Metres South-West of Biddick Hall

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109362

Location: Bournmoor, County Durham, DH3

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bournmoor

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Burnmoor

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
5/16 Inset Dovecote, 150 metres
south-west of
Biddick Hall

Dovecote in the form of a small circular garden temple. Circa 1910. Stone
stylobate and pedestals; painted wood structure; copper-sheathed roof.

Octagonal-plan stylobate. 8 Roman Ionic columns on corniced pedestals with
cyma-moulded plinths. Octagonal-plan entablature has frieze with small round-
arched entrance holes into loft below dome. Ogee dome with iron vane.

Unusual form of dovecote.

Listing NGR: NZ3131252730

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

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