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The Vicarage with Outbuildings and Yard Wall, Amble By the Sea

Description: The Vicarage with Outbuildings and Yard Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236717

OS Grid Reference: NU2653904411
OS Grid Coordinates: 426539, 604411
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3330, -1.5832

Location: Church Street, Amble, Northumberland NE65 0DY

Locality: Amble By the Sea
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 0DY

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Listing Text

NU 2604
(South side)
13/47 The Vicarage,
with outbuildings
and yard wall

Vicarage, dated 1876 by Johnson & Hicks of Newcastle. Snecked stone with cut
dressings except for south elevation of outbuilding in yellow Ashington brick;
Welsh slate roof with chimneys heightened in brick. L-plan, with outbuilding
and wall enclosing rear yard. Jacobean style.

South elevation 2 storeys, 3 bays. Chamfered plinth, 1st floor string.
Ground floor shows 2-light transomed windows, two in centre bay, except for
3-light on left; 3-light transomed windows above. All windows small-paned
leaded casements in moulded surrounds. Coped gables with finials on moulded
kneelers; left-of-centre stack rising from front roof slope. 3-bay left
return has scattered similar fenestration; lower left bay has hip-ended roof
with hip-roofed dormer on left return; taller gabled right bay with 4-light
attic window. 1-bay right return shows vertical-panelled door in flat-arched
surround with dated lintel and hoodmould; 4-light attic window. Set back to
right is 2.5-metres-high yard wall, with gabled coping, joining end of
outbuilding, formerly coach-house, with C20 door in old opening and hipped

Interior: Doors of 5 fielded panels in corniced surrounds, moulded cornices
and dado rails. Straight closed-string stair with turned balusters; similar
stairhead balustrade incorporates contemporary stairhead gate.

Listing NGR: NU2653904411

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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