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Victoria Place with Attached Wall to North West, Alnmouth

Description: Victoria Place with Attached Wall to North West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 236916

OS Grid Reference: NU2469910361
OS Grid Coordinates: 424699, 610361
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3866, -1.6117

Location: Argyle Street, Alnmouth, Northumberland NE66 2RS

Locality: Alnmouth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 2RS

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Listing Text

(East side)

20/25 Victoria Place
(Nos.1-4 consecutive)
31.12.69 with attached wall
to north-west

Terrace of four cottages, and attached wall. Late C17 or early C18,
refenestrated and outshut added in mid-C19. Roughly-coursed rubble with large
roughly-shaped quoins; cut dressings sometimes replaced by cement. Welsh
slate roof with yellow brick stacks.

1 storey + attics, 4 bays. Each pair of cottages shares a central doorway;
vertical-panelled centre-opening doors in old moulded surrounds, with flat-
pointed arches within square frames, and cornices above. 3-light mullioned
windows; 2-light windows in gabled half-dormers above. All windows in
chamfered surrounds. Coped end gables on moulded kneelers; ridge and right
end stacks. Right return shows 2-light window with single-light window above.
Left return shows single-light windows to each floor and blocked doorway.
Attached wall to left, with doorway in chamfered surround, joins Hindmarsh
Hall (q.v.).

Interiors: Some cottages have old chamfered beams exposed; small timber newel
stairs in corner of ground-floor rooms. No. 1, once the Seven Stars alehouse,
has the internal timber sill of its ground-floor window incised with graffiti,
including sailing ships.

Listing NGR: NU2469910361

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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