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The Custom House, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Description: The Custom House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 May 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 237428

OS Grid Reference: NT9988252626
OS Grid Coordinates: 399882, 652626
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7670, -2.0034

Location: Palace Street, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland TD15 1HB

Locality: Berwick-upon-Tweed
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 1HB

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Listing Text


No 18
(The Custom House)
NT 9952 11/162
C18, Adam style. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Ashlar, with fine doorway With
round-headed traceried twilight and Tuscan fluted pilasters, and side lights
of Venetian type. 5 renewed sash windows above. Said to be good interior -
Adam mantelpieces, staircase, mahogany doom, marble pavement, and some
stucco ceilings.

All listed buildings in Quay Walls form a Grade II group in view of their
prominence as the river frontage of Berwick. w

Listing NGR: NT9988252626

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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