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Bilton House, Lesbury

Description: Bilton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236980

OS Grid Reference: NU2262510805
OS Grid Coordinates: 422625, 610805
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3907, -1.6444

Location: Lesbury, Northumberland NE66 2SU

Locality: Lesbury
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 2SU

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Listing Text


7/89 Bilton House


House. Second quarter of C19. Squared tooled stone, rendered to rear; Welsh
slate roof. Entrance (east) front: Main block 2 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth.
Central flat-topped porch has 3 steps up to flush-panelled door on left
return, with Percy crescent on parapet above; narrow 8-pane sash in front
wall; band below moulded parapet. 12-pane sash windows, some renewed, with
slightly-projecting sills. Eaves cornice on paired stone brackets. Hipped
roof with banded ridge stack, with render tooled to simulate ashlar. To
right is single-storey 2-bay wing with 12-pane sashes; boarded door and 4-pane
casement on right return. 4-bay south front of main block shows similar
fenestration. East elevation 2 wide bays; 12-pane sashes except for C20
window ground floor left. Rear elevation shows arched stair window holding
12-pane sash with radial head.

Listing NGR: NU2262510805

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Source: English Heritage

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