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Three Wheat Heads Inn, Thropton

Description: Three Wheat Heads Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236664

OS Grid Reference: NU0282102260
OS Grid Coordinates: 402821, 602260
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3144, -1.9571

Location: B6341, Thropton, Northumberland NE65 7NA

Locality: Thropton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7NA

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Listing Text

NU 00 SW
(South side)
16/318 Three Wheat
Heads Inn

Inn. Early to mid C18, altered late C18, enlarged early C19. Squared tooled
stone with cut dressings; Scottish slate roof. L-plan. Street front 2
storeys, in 2 sections: left part 4 irregular bays. Right 2 bays are original
house: renewed door on right in surround of irregular large blocks with narrow
chamfer; 4-pane sash on left and 4-pane sashes in stone surrounds on 1st floor.
Left bays originally single-storey, heightened in later C18: centre renewed
door with low overlight, 2 small windows on left and 4-pane sash on right;
lst floor shows 2 large windows with pointed arches holding later sashes, and
smaller blind window between, all in raised stone surrounds. Coped gables on
moulded kneelers; stepped-and-corniced ridge and left end stacks. Right part
has short link bay with vertical-panelled door and low overlight, and projecting
early C19 wing; 3-bay left return shows left-of-centre renewed door, with low
overlight, and renewed 12-pane sash windows except for 4-pane sashes in left
bay. Stepped-and-corniced end stack.

Listing NGR: NU0282102260

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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