Description: Spring View
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235935
OS Grid Reference: NZ2650681692
OS Grid Coordinates: 426506, 581692
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1289, -1.5858
BEDLINGTON FRONT STREET EAST
NZ 2681 NW and NZ 28SE (North side, off)
9/64 and 5/64 Spring View
House, early C19. Tooled-and-margined stone, the front of ashlar quality;
Welsh slate roof. Rectangular villa with twin wings to rear. Front 2 storeys,
3 bays, symmetrical. Plinth, sill bands. Central 6-panel door under fanlight
with intersecting glazing bars, flanked by rounded pilasters carrying archivolt;
16-pane sashes with lower leaves replaced by C20 casements. Hipped roof with
pair of stepped-and-corniced ridge stacks which were in poor condition at time
of survey. 2-bay returns show similar fenestration, and 2-bay wings to rear
with C20 small-paned casements in older openings. Rear elevation: projecting
wings, with coped gables on moulded kneelers and truncated end stacks, flank
gabled stair projection with round-arched window; glazing renewed.
Historical Note: Formerly the manager's house for the Bedlington Iron Works.
Listing NGR: NZ2650681692
Source: English Heritage
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