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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 100 METRES NORTH OF ST LAWRENCE'S CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1121750

Location

DOVECOTE 100 METRES NORTH OF ST LAWRENCE'S CHAPEL

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

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary AuthorityBarforth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Jan-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111595

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Details

NZ 11 NE BARFORTH BARFORTH

4/6 Dovecote 100 metres north of St. 19.1.52 Lawrence's Chapel

GV II*

Dovecote, probably late medieval. Roughly-coursed rubble with some cut dressings. Circular, c. 5.0 metres internal diameter. Exterior: beehive profile with 3 alighting bands; small doorway facing north-west seems to be enlargement of chamfered window or hatch; top ruinous. Interior: 13 tiers of stone nesting boxes with shelves below.

One of the distinctive Tees Valley dovecotes, c.f. Gainford Hall, Caldwell and Headlam.

Listing NGR: NZ1641716256

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National Grid Reference: NZ 16417 16256

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