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Flotterton House, Hepple

Description: Flotterton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236315

OS Grid Reference: NU0011702426
OS Grid Coordinates: 400117, 602426
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3159, -1.9997

Location: B6341, Snitter, Northumberland NE65 7LF

Locality: Hepple
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7LF

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Listing Text

NU 00 SW
3/76 Flotterton House


House. 1826 by John Dobson for Mr. Weallans. Ashlar with plinth and Lakeland
slate roof. Square main block with lower service wings to left.

Garden front: 2 storeys, 5 bays with full-height, 3-bay central bow window.
Angle pilasters. On ground floor full-length 15-pane sashes, margined in
outer bays. On 1st floor shortened 9-pane sashes, again margined in outer
bays. Cornice and projecting stone eaves. Hipped roof with 2 corniced ridge

Lower 4-bay service wing to left has slightly-recessed right bay with half-
glazed door and overlight, 6-pane sash above and dentilled cornice. Elsewhere
16-pane sashes on ground floor and small 8-pane sashes above. Hipped roof.

Entrance front: 3 bays. Half glazed door in recessed porch with 2 square
Tuscan columns in antis. 12-pane sashes with moulded sills and aprons.

Interior: Cantilevered stair with stick balusters. Sitting room has frieze
with row of palmettes and row of Greek key. Dining room frieze has pairs of
cornucopia alternating with palmettes;dentil cornice above.

Listing NGR: NU0011702426

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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