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Primrose Cottage, Seaton Valley

Description: Primrose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236079

OS Grid Reference: NZ3342176566
OS Grid Coordinates: 433421, 576566
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0824, -1.4780

Location: Links Road, Blyth, Northumberland NE26 4QL

Locality: Seaton Valley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE26 4QL

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Listing Text

NZ 3376 NZ 33427657
14/115 Primrose Cottage

House, C17, two builds, with late C19 alterations. Roughly-squared stone with
cut dressings; pantile roof with old brick stacks. East elevation 2 storeys,
3 irregular bays. Vertical-panelled doors in end bays with small 4-pane case-
ment between and 12-pane Yorkshire sash on far left; 1st floor shows 6-pane
Yorkshire sash to left in opening of earlier mullioned window, and two 12-pane
sashes, the right renewed. Coped gables with moulded kneelers; left end and
ridge stacks, the former rebuilt on stone base. Left return shows 2 chamfered
attic windows, that to right formerly of 2 lights, now containing 4-pane
Yorkshire sash. Right return shows 12-pane sashes, the upper renewed, under
timber lintels, and 4-pane Yorkshire sash to attic, set in blocking of wider
window. Brick outshut to rear is not of special interest. Formerly one of
the two Seaton Lodge Cottages; the Lodge itself, Sir John Delaval's 'finest
thatched house in the kingdom', stood a short distance north and was
demolished c1965.

Listing NGR: NZ3342176566

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Source: English Heritage

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