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Dorothy Foster's House, Alnwick

Description: Dorothy Foster's House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 235796

OS Grid Reference: NU1852213511
OS Grid Coordinates: 418522, 613511
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4152, -1.7090

Location: Narrowgate, Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 1JN

Locality: Alnwick
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 1JN

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 35
(Dorothy Foster's House)
NU 1813 NE 2/80 20.2.52.
The old Red House. Early C18. Brick built with stone raised and chamfered quoins,
moulded architraves and cills, modillion cornice, stone doorpiece with pulvinated
frieze and modillion cornice. Two stone vases on parapet. Two storeys and attic;
4 Windows with late glazed sash windows. Slate roof with 3 tall double chimneys,
one retaining moulded stone capping. Two gabled dormers behind parapet with 2
light casements. Central doorway with throughpassage to Dorothy Foster Court: 8
panel door. Lead rainwater pipe head with initials 'T.F.'. stone voussoirs to
rear door.

Listing NGR: NU1852213511

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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