Description: The Estate House
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 237520
OS Grid Reference: NU0592926082
OS Grid Coordinates: 405929, 626082
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5284, -1.9076
NU 0426-0526 CHILLINGHAM CHILLINGHAM
16/54 The Estate House
House. c1780 with early C19 and C20 additions. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys. 3-bay central block plus early C19 wings of one and 2 bays raised
to 2 storeys in 1930. Flat arches with voussoirs to windows and door in central
block. 12-pane sashes on 1st floor, 16-pane on ground floor. Right wing has
early C19 gabled porch with a square peak to gable and a 16-pane sash window.
One-bay left wing has 16-pane sash on ground floor, C20, 12-pane sash above.
Gabled roof with flat coping stones and stone corniced gable-end stacks. Wings
have hipped roofs.
Interior: plain early C19 staircase, 6-panelled doors and plain late C18
fireplaces. In one room early C17 panelling with fluted pilasters, brought from
Chillingham Castle, and an overmantel made from a C16 panel with 3 King's heads
in roundels, also from Chillingham Castle.
Overmantel panel illustrated in Northumberland County History Vol XIV.
Listing NGR: NU0592126085
Source: English Heritage
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