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Howick Gardens (Head Gardener's House), Longhoughton

Description: Howick Gardens (Head Gardener's House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237014

OS Grid Reference: NU2470917860
OS Grid Coordinates: 424709, 617860
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4540, -1.6109

Location: Longhoughton, Northumberland NE66 3LB

Locality: Longhoughton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3LB

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Listing Text


16/123 Howick Gardens,
No. 1; (Head
31.12.69 Gardener's House)
(formerly listed
as Head Gardener's
House in grounds
of Howick Hall)

House. Late C18 or early C19 with later C19 rear wing. Front close-jointed
squared stone, returns and wing rubble; graduated Lakeland slate roof with
brick stacks. T-plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical: central pedimented
Tuscan porch enclosing C20 glazed door; 12-pane sash windows with 6-pane
sashes above. Eaves cornice. Hipped roof, with central large stepped-and-
banded stack. Left return shows 12-pane sash with 4-pane sash above; slightly-
projecting sills. Right return shows 2 large raking buttresses. Central wing
to rear, with gable-end stack.

Listing NGR: NU2470917860

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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