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White House, Brinkburn

Description: White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236732

OS Grid Reference: NZ1067499420
OS Grid Coordinates: 410674, 599419
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2888, -1.8335

Location: B6344, Brinkburn, Northumberland NE65 8AU

Locality: Brinkburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 8AU

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Listing Text

NZ 19 NW
(North side)
10/64 White House

Former Brinkburn Estate Office, built 1856 or 1857, converted to 2 cottages
in late C19, and later to one house. Mixed rubble and brick rendered and
whitewashed; tooled-and-margined quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof.
H-plan. Single storey; centre of 5 narrow bays between projecting gabled
end bays; symmetrical. Plinth. Central vertical-panelled door with margined
overlight; margined sash windows, tripartite in end bays, with blind slits
above. All openings in raised stone surrounds. Centre has moulded cornice,
end bays have gable coping on moulded kneelers. 2 stepped-and-corniced ridge
stacks on centre; one similar ridge stack on each wing. 2-bay left return
shows vertical-panelled door with 3-pane overlight between 12-pane sashes;
similar sashes on right return.

Altered late C19 rear extensions are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1067499420

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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