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Cottages Nos 3 and 4, Ashington

Description: Cottages Nos 3 and 4

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235954

OS Grid Reference: NZ2393886649
OS Grid Coordinates: 423938, 586649
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1736, -1.6257

Location: Bothal Bank, Wansbeck, Northumberland NE61 6SW

Locality: Ashington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 6SW

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Listing Text

NZ 2386 (West side)

7/84 Cottages
No. 3 and 4


Pair of Estate Cottages. Late C18 remodelled 1885. Squared tooled stone with
ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with orange tile openwork cresting and
finials. 1½ storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Projecting gabled central bay with
3-light window to ground floor and 2-light window above; ornamental bargeboards
with braced pendant and finial. To either side are extruded hip-roofed porches
with 4-panel doors and plain overlights; end bays have 2-light windows to
ground floor only. Stop-chamfered surrounds to all openings. All windows are
small-paned metal latticed casements with lozenge-shaped crossing panes, and
slightly-projecting sills. Roof half-hipped, with 2 stepped and corniced ridge
stacks. Returns show similar 2-light window to 1st floor, with later casement
inserted alongside, and ornamental bargeboards.

Listing NGR: NZ2393986649

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Source: English Heritage

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