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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: DOVECOTE,45 METRES SOUTH OF GAINFORD HALL

List entry Number: 1121116

Location

DOVECOTE,45 METRES SOUTH OF GAINFORD HALL, LOW ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary AuthorityGainford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Jan-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111076

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

NZ 1616 - 1716 GAINFORD LOW ROAD (West side, off)

9/124 Dovecote, 45 metres 7.1,52 south of Gainford Hall

II*



Dovecote. C17 or earlier. Sandstone rubble exterior with roughly- dressed sandstone interior. Circular plan, about 4 metres in diameter. Tapering, slightly-convex elevation, about 6 metres high, has 3 stages defined by projecting stone bands. Small doorway at ground level has chamfered lintel and alternating jambs. Interior has nesting boxes and alighting ledges. Domed roof of rubble with irregular, central oculus.

Listing NGR: NZ1684116805

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National Grid Reference: NZ 16841 16805

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