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Hethpool Cottages, Kirknewton

Description: Hethpool Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 237659

OS Grid Reference: NT8948728283
OS Grid Coordinates: 389487, 628283
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5481, -2.1682

Location: Kirknewton, Northumberland NE71 6TW

Locality: Kirknewton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE71 6TW

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Listing Text


6/83 1-4 Hethpool Cottages


Cottages. 1926 by Robert Mauchlin for Sir Arthur Munro Sutherland. Brick,
painted and roughcast in different sections. Devonian slate roof and ashlar
chimneys. Round tower feature on right return, random rubble with ashlar

2 pairs of semi-detached cottages linked by central archway. Arts-and-Crafts
style, 1½ storeys.

Each pair of cottages is 10 bays. 6-bay centres with slightly projecting,
cross-gabled, 2-bay wings. In 3rd and 8th bays, plank and battened doors in
round-headed doorways with ashlar arches, keystones and imposts.

16-pane sashes on ground floor, 12-pane sashes on 1st floor in wings and to
dormer windows.

Low linking archway between blocks is ashlar with round-headed arch and keystone.
Flanking cruciform recesses.

On right return a single-storey round projection with two 12-pane sashes and
conical roof with stone thistle finial.

Listing NGR: NT8948728283

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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