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Kennel Cottages Circa 300 Yards North of Biddlestone Home Farm, Biddlestone

Description: Kennel Cottages Circa 300 Yards North of Biddlestone Home Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 236109

OS Grid Reference: NT9519908469
OS Grid Coordinates: 395199, 608469
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3702, -2.0773

Location: Biddlestone, Northumberland NE65 7DY

Locality: Biddlestone
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7DY

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Listing Text

NT 90 NE
15/23 Kennel Cottages
c.300 yards north
of Biddlestone
Home Farm


2 cottages. 1844. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof.

Tudor style. 2 storeys, 3 bays.

Rusticated quoins, chamfered plinth and rusticated lower course of masonry.

Slightly-projecting cross-gabled centre bay has rusticated quoins also.

On ground floor, 3-light mullioned windows with diamond-paned sashes under
hoodmoulds. Similar 2-light windows above, those in outer bays in gabled half-

Central gable has kneelers, ridged coping and obelisk finial. Gabled half-
dormers are similar but with hat-shaped finials.

Hipped roof with 2 cross-axial tripartite octagonal ridge stacks.

On both returns doorways with moulded surrounds and hoodmoulds in corniced stone
porches. To right the porch is open and has 6-panelled inner door. Porch to
left has boarded door.

Interior has contemporary fireplaces, iron ranges, 6-panelled doors and shutters.

Listing NGR: NT9519908469

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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