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Akeld Cottages, Akeld

Description: Akeld Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 237581

OS Grid Reference: NT9564129679
OS Grid Coordinates: 395641, 629679
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5608, -2.0707

Location: B6351, Akeld, Northumberland NE71 6TA

Locality: Akeld
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE71 6TA

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Listing Text


8/5 Akeld Cottages
Nos.1-9 (consecutive)


Farm cottages. Probably 1892. Random rubble with tooled-and-margined ashlar
dressings. Welsh slate roof and brick chimneys.

4 ranges of single-storey cottages round a central courtyard. Carriage entry
in centre of north range with 6 bays to left and 5 bays to right. East and
west ranges 6 bays. South range 11 bays. Doors are boarded (except one late
C20 door) and have overlights. 12-pane sash windows in alternating-block
surrounds. North range has gabled roof, south range hipped roof. Many square
corniced ridge stacks.

Listing NGR: NT9564129679

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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