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Canisbay Cottage, Bamburgh

Description: Canisbay Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 237845

OS Grid Reference: NU1906234545
OS Grid Coordinates: 419062, 634544
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6041, -1.6990

Location: 1 B1340, Bamburgh, Northumberland NE69 7AX

Locality: Bamburgh
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE69 7AX

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Listing Text

NU 13 SE
8/25 Nos. 10 and 11
(Canisbay Cottage)
2 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. Semi-detached. Single storey, 8 bays.
1st and 5th bays project and are cross gabled with bargeboards; gable to right
has open-work timber framing. Boarded doors in 3rd and 7th bays. Windows with
small-paned upper sashes, plate glass lower sashes, (windows in No. 11 are
renewed). Hipped roof with 3 small ridge stacks and large patterned terracotta
chimney pots.
Formerly part of a longer row; Nos. 7, 8 and 9 (Armstrong Cottages) have been
destroyed by fire.
Included for social and historical interest.

Listing NGR: NU1906234645

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Source: English Heritage

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