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Hayloft and Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres East of Spring Lodge with Sheds, Kennels and Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5407 / 54°32'26"N

Longitude: -1.9166 / 1°54'59"W

OS Eastings: 405491

OS Northings: 516161

OS Grid: NZ054161

Mapcode National: GBR HH1Y.V2

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.J4JC

Entry Name: Hayloft and Dovecote Approximately 40 Metres East of Spring Lodge with Sheds, Kennels and Wall

Listing Date: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201302

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388797

Location: Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barnard Castle

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


770-1/6/168 (South side)
Hayloft and dovecote approx. 40m E
of Spring Lodge with sheds, kennels
and wall


Hayloft and dovecote, with sheds and garden walls running east
along drive to house, garden wall running south enclosing
garden to east of house, and kennels and walls north and east
of hayloft. c1827. For William Watson, and later. Coursed
squared stone or snecked stone buildings with ashlar quoins
and dressings; roofs of graduated stone slates with stone
gable coping and timber dovecote lantern.
Hayloft and dovecote one high storey; 3 bays. East elevation
has alternate block jambs to full-height door for hay waggons,
with vent slits in blank wall. Roof has gable copings and
square ridge timber lantern pierced with triangular pigeon
holes and with pyramidal roof with high weather vane finial.
INTERIOR: queen post roof trusses. To west, pent sheds and
outhouses with boarded doors and one fixed light with glazing
bars flank walled enclosure and back against high rubble wall
with flat stone coping, which curves around north side of
house and returns to join yard wall (qv).
To south of hayloft, a high garden wall with flat stone coping
extends approx 25m southwards along garden.
East of hayloft, kennels have ramped walls and iron railings
against high garden wall which continues east to entrance of
rear drive.
A good example, in fine condition, of the auxiliary buildings
of a small country house.

Listing NGR: NZ0549116161

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