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Primrose Cottage to North West of World Bird Research Station Rose Cottage to North West of World B, Glanton

Description: Primrose Cottage to North West of World Bird Research Station Rose Cottage to North West of World B

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236544

OS Grid Reference: NU0704614538
OS Grid Coordinates: 407046, 614538
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4247, -1.8902

Location: Front Street, Glanton, Northumberland NE66 4AJ

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

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Listing Text

NU 0714
(North side)
Glanton Village

21/201 Primrose Cottage
and Rose Cottage
to north-west of
World Bird
Research Station

Cottages, early to mid-C18 of several builds. Heavy squared rubble with large
roughly-tooled quoins and dressings. Purple slate roof except for pantiles
on rear of Rose Cottage; Welsh slates on Rose Cottage outshuts and corrugated
iron sheets on Primrose Cottage outshut.

Primrose Cottage 2 storeys, 2 bays: Central boarded door; 12-pane sash windows
except for 4-pane sash on ground floor right. Coped right end gable, end
stacks. Rose Cottage, to right, 1 storey, 3 bays; boarded door between left
bays; 12-pane sash windows. Reversed-stepped coping to right end gable; axial
stack on ridge.

Interior: Rose Cottage has chamfered fireplace with set pot and old ironwork;
original beamed ceilings.

These cottages are said to have formed part of a row on the north side of the
former village green, before this was enclosed in the late C18.Rose Cottage,
with its lobby-entrance plan, is an unusually well-preserved example.

Listing NGR: NU0704614538

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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