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Village Hall and Attached House, Ashington

Description: Village Hall and Attached House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 235956

OS Grid Reference: NZ2393086686
OS Grid Coordinates: 423930, 586686
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1739, -1.6258

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)

7/86 Village Hall and
attached house


Village Hall 1895; attached billiard room 1914, remodelled as house 1979.
Squared tooled stone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with orange tile
openwork cresting. Village hall has gable end to street; projecting porch has
boarded double doors, with leafy hinges under segmental-pointed arch, and coped
gable with moulded kneelers and globe finial; small window on each return.
Main gable has ornamental bargeboards with finial and braced pendant. Left
return of hall shows 4 large cross windows; lower part to left with 2-light
window and stepped-and-corniced end stack.

House, to-right; 1½ storeys, 2 bays. Central projecting porch with boarded
door flanked by small windows; coped gable with moulded kneelers and globe
finial. Cross windows, their upper parts blocked, below 1979 gabled dormers
with 2-light windows, in fitting style.

All openings in chamfered or stop-chamfered surrounds; all windows in iron-
framed latticed casements with lozenge-shaped crossing panes.

House included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2393086686

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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