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Whickham House with Attached Outbuildings to East, Glanton

Description: Whickham House with Attached Outbuildings to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 236537

OS Grid Reference: NU0719014458
OS Grid Coordinates: 407190, 614458
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4240, -1.8879

Location: The Causeway, Glanton, Northumberland NE66 4AY

Locality: Glanton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 4AY

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Listing Text

NU 0714
(South side)
Glanton Village
21/194 Whickham House
with attached
outbuildings to
east (formerly
listed as The Villa)
House, dated 1692 with initials I M on rear door, altered in C18 and early C19;
rear wing dated l893 on door lintel, but incorporating earlier fabric;
outbuilding late C18 or early C19. Squared stone with rubble to rear; cut
dressings; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Central C20
glazed door in C18 stone surround, inside late C20 half-glazed porch. Renewed
12-pane sash windows, ground floor right in former doorway; surrounds re-use
older dressings including lintel inscribed I B 1731 (now left jamb of 1st
floor right window). Hipped roof with 2 stepped-and-corniced ridge stacks
and lateral stack on left return, all rebuilt C20. Left return shows renewed
12-pane sash on 1st floor. Rear central 12-pane sash stair window and 12-pane
sash below 9-pane fixed window on right, all in chamfered stone surrounds.
On left is end of rear wing with 6-pane fixed window and 8-pane sash, 12-pane
sash above and hipped roof; older masonry in lower part of wall extends to
left into adjacent outbuilding with boarded door and double doors under
segmental arch. Right return of wing shows half-glazed door with dated
lintel, paired 12-pane sashes, and single 12-pane sash on 1st floor.

Interior: original rear doorway, with flat-pointed head within chamfered
square frame, now open into wing. Other parts not seen; said to be much

South porch is not of special interest.,

Listing NGR: NU0719014458

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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