Description: Masons Arms
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237183
OS Grid Reference: NU2468906064
OS Grid Coordinates: 424689, 606064
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3480, -1.6122
NU 2406 WARKW0RTH DIAL PLACE
21/292 Mason's Arms
(formerly listed as
31.12.69 No 3 Mason's Arms)
Inn. C17 or earlier, altered C18 and early C19. Lower part of front rendered,
upper part squared stone, all cream-washed; rear elevation rubble, partly
rendered, except for north-west wing squared stone. Welsh slate roofs with
2 storeys, 3 irregular bays. Between right bays old door of 6 fielded panels.
Ground floor plain sash windows, with 12-pane sashes above. Coped gables on
moulded kneelers; old banded left end stack, rebuilt right end stack.
Rear elevation: Centre bay has 2-light mullioned windows (upper lost mullion)
and steep coped gable with worn finial cross. Left projecting wing with two
12-pane sashes on 1st floor and hipped roof.
Interior: ground floor has old transverse beams, one with painted inscription
'On the 8th of Oct 1715 the EARL OF DERWENTWATER & 40 of his followers Dined
in this HOUSE'.
Flat-roofed single-storey parts at rear are not of interest.
Listing NGR: NU2467606065
Source: English Heritage
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