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Garden Walls and Explosives Store to South of Lighthouse and Building, Hauxley

Description: Garden Walls and Explosives Store to South of Lighthouse and Building

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236803

OS Grid Reference: NU2930704503
OS Grid Coordinates: 429307, 604503
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3337, -1.5396

Location: Hauxley, Northumberland NE65 0SF

Locality: Hauxley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 0SF

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Listing Text

NU 20 SE
8/134 Garden walls and
explosives store
to south of
lighthouse and

Garden walls and explosives store. Garden walls c.1841 but incorporating
older masonry on west; explosives store late C19 or early C20. Walls squared
stone; explosives store probably concrete, rendered and whitewashed. West
wall 2 metres high with roughly-stepped and embattled coping, incorporating
masonry of pre-1841 garden wall (shown on old plans); other walls 1.5 metres
high with flat coping.

Explosives store, attached to internal face of south wall near west end, has
stepped barrel roof, small openings with heavy iron shutters, and inner and
outer wooden doors at each end; interior in two compartments, shelved and
boarded round.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NU2930704503

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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