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Widows' Row, Shilbottle

Description: Widows' Row

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237121

OS Grid Reference: NU1932208623
OS Grid Coordinates: 419322, 608623
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3712, -1.6967

Location: 2 Middle Road, Shilbottle, Northumberland NE66 2YB

Locality: Shilbottle
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 2YB

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Listing Text

(North side)

Shilbottle village

9/230 Widows' Row


Row of cottages. Probably C18, altered in C19. Coursed rubble with cut
quoins and dressings; pantile roof except for Welsh slates on rear outshut;
various brick stacks. Single storey, 5 irregular bays. 3-bay left part has
centre half-glazed door within C20 porch, 3-blocked doors, three 4-pane sash
windows and two C20 casements in older openings. Coped gables; right end and
2 ridge stacks. Left return shows blocked stone-surround window. Slightly-
lower right part shows boarded door, blocked doorway and three 4-pane sashes;
coped right end gable and 2 ridge stacks. Right return shows blocked
segmental arch.

Traditionally the residence of local miners' widows.

Included for historic interest.

Listing NGR: NU1932208623

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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