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Description: 1-6, Armstrong Cottages (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 26 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 237844
OS Grid Reference: NU1899434554
OS Grid Coordinates: 418994, 634554
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6042, -1.7001
BAMBURGH ARMSTRONG COTTAGES
NU 13 SE
8/24 Nos. 1 - 6
Row of 6 cottages. 1894. Built for the workmen brought in by Lord Armstrong
to restore Bamburgh Castle. Wood boarding, painted dark green with white trim,
Welsh slate roof, brick chimneys. Single storey, 11 bays. Boarded doors and
windows with small-paned upper sashes, plate glass lower sashes. 3 canted bays
have cross gables over, the corners supported on curved struts. Cross-gabled
end bays with bargeboards linked by open-work timber framing. Hipped roof.
8 ridge stacks with tall, patterned terracotta chimney pots.
Included for social and historical interest.
Listing NGR: NU1872734736
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Source: English Heritage
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