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Description: Bridge House
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236610
OS Grid Reference: NU0590501648
OS Grid Coordinates: 405905, 601648
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3089, -1.9085
ROTHBURY BRIDGE STREET
25/265 Bridge House and
House, now divided into two dwellings. c.1790, extended to rear soon after;
mid-C19 kitchen wing. Subdivided 1935. Squared tooled stone; Welsh slate
roof with one old brick stack. West elevation (front of Bridge House) 2
storeys, 2 bays: central part-glazed 5-panel door in wooden doorcase with
fluted pilasters and cornice; renewed 12-pane sash windows. Roof hipped to
right; old brick stack on left built against taller gable end of adjacent
house. 2-bay right return shows 12-pane sashes to right, and C20 12-pane
casement under renewed 12-pane sash on left; stepped-and-banded ridge stack.
Rear elevation (now front of Pinetree House) shows arched stair window and
12-pane sashes to left; the lower, with boarded panel below sill, was formerly
a French window. To right is projecting gabled kitchen wing, with renewed
12-pane sashes on 1-bay inner return.
Interior: 6-panel doors throughout. Pinetree House has drawing room with
fireplace in stepped stone surround under moulded stone mantelpiece, flanked
by segmental-arched recesses; floral scroll cornice. Straight stair with
stick balusters and ramped moulded handrail; stairhead has egg-and-dart cornice.
The house is said to have been built for the Ogle family's stewards.
Listing NGR: NU0590501648
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Source: English Heritage
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