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Castlegate House, Warkworth

Description: Castlegate House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237164

OS Grid Reference: NU2469105859
OS Grid Coordinates: 424691, 605859
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3461, -1.6122

Location: 1 A1068, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0UW

Locality: Warkworth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 0UW

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Listing Text

(West side)

22/273 No. 1
(Castlegate House)


House, formerly Queen's Head Inn. Late C18 incorporating C17 or earlier
fabric; top floor removed and replaced by parapet in later C19. Front
rendered and colourwashed; cut stone dressings and parapet; left return large
roughly-squared stone. Flat felted roof; one rendered and one yellow brick

2 storeys, 3 bays, slightly irregular. Right-of-centre renewed panelled door
in stone surround, with stone gabled hood on cusped brackets. 4-pane sash
windows with tooled lintels and slightly-projecting sills. Tall projecting
parapet with roll-moulded base and stepped moulded coping; rendered right
end stack and small C20 left end stack. Left return shows masonry of several
dates; earlier right part has chamfered plinth. C19 three-light mullioned-
and-transomed window in alternating-block surround.

Interior: Largely altered but old brick-vaulted cellar.

Rendered rear wing is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2468805859

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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