2010

NY9360 : Dotland Park Farmhouse

taken 14 years ago, near to Juniper, Northumberland, England

This is 1 of 3 images, with title Dotland Park Farmhouse in this square
Dotland Park Farmhouse
Dotland Park Farmhouse
In medieval times this building was a hunting lodge of the Priors of Hexham. The park itself seems to have been created about 1355 when Archbishop Thoresby granted a licence to enclose a wood with a high wall. The remains of this wall have not been found but the farm buildings and farmhouse have medieval features. Built into the walls are the arms of one of the Hexham priors and the heraldry suggests the lodge was built between 1491 and 1524. The farmhouse was later used as a Baptist meeting house in 1654 before becoming a farmhouse. This is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.
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Category: Farmhouse
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Dotland Park [8] · Dotland Park Farmhouse [3] · Farm Buildings [2] · Grade II Listed Building [2] · Priors of Hexham [2] Title Clusters: · Dotland Park Farmhouse [3] ·
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NY9360, 34 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Les Hull   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 March, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 5 March, 2010
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 931 601 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:56.1800N 2:6.5159W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 931 602
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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