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10 12 14 and 16, Riverside, Thirston

Description: 10 12 14 and 16, Riverside

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 236785

OS Grid Reference: NU1844800320
OS Grid Coordinates: 418448, 600320
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2967, -1.7110

Location: B6345, Felton, Northumberland NE65 9EA

Locality: Thirston
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9EA

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Listing Text

NU 1800
(North side)
12/116 Nos. 10, 12,
14 and 16

Terrace of c.1800, said to incorporate older fabric at rear. Squared stone;
rear extension to No. 16 brick in English Garden Wall Bond 1 and 4. Blue
slate roofs to Nos. 10 and 12, purple slates to 14 and 16; ridge stacks
rebuilt in yellow Ashington brick, one old brick stack. 2 storeys, each
house 3 bays and symmetrical. Each house had central doorway under gabled
hood, that to No. 16 on moulded brackets. Nos. 10, 12 and 14 have 2-pane
patterned overlights; No. 10, at right end, has renewed 6-panel door, No. 12
has fielded-panel door, No. 14 vertical-panelled door and No. 16 part-glazed
6-panel door. No. 10 has 12-pane sash windows; Nos. 12 and 14 12-pane sashes
above enlarged windows, No. 12 with C20 casements, No. 14 with paired plain
sashes; No. 16 has late C20 metal-framed casements and similar fenestration
on left return. At centre of terrace, between Nos. 12 and 14, is an arched
passage entrance with a round radial-glazed window above. Roof hipped at
ends; coped gables on moulded kneelers between Nos. 10 and 12 and Nos. 14 and
16; 4 ridge stacks. Rear elevation of No. 16 shows C19 Gothic-arched stair
window with margined coloured glass, old brick and corniced stone stacks on
roof slope and single-storey extension, pent against garden wall, with 12-pane

Historical Note; No. 16 was built as the presbytery for the Roman Catholic
chapel at Felton Park.

Listing NGR: NU1844800320

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Source: English Heritage

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