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Masons Arms, Warkworth

Description: Masons Arms

Grade: II
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

Location: Dial Place, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 0UR

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

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Listing Text

(West side)

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
brick stacks.

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

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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