British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Bank Top, Chillingham

Description: Bank Top

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 237507

OS Grid Reference: NU0565226102
OS Grid Coordinates: 405652, 626102
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5286, -1.9120

Location: Chillingham, Northumberland NE66 5NG

Locality: Chillingham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 5NG

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


16/41 Bank Top Nos 4-8

GV 11

Estate houses. Dated 1838 in gables. By Edward Blore for the Earl of Tankerville.
Roughly dressed stone with ashlar surrounds. Welsh slate roof. U-shaped plan.
2 storeys. 6 bays in all. Upper windows gabled dormers breaking eaves. They, and
gables to projecting wings have overlapping coping stones and kneelers. Similar
gables to porches projecting into courtyard from ends of wings. Windows chamfered
and slightly recessed. Chamfered mullions in gable-end windows. Sash windows, most
of them original. Single-storey addition to right, 3 bays with 2-bay outshut
containing chamfered doorway and small window. Slender, square, tall chimney stack.
Main block has big coupled, stone, corniced stacks; 3 on ridge and one projecting
on each return. Small screen walls, with chamfered square piers and ridged coping,
project from porches to form gateway to courtyard. Square gate piers with pyramidal

Listing NGR: NU0565226102

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.