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Chapel House (The Priest House), Ancroft

Description: Chapel House (The Priest House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237886

OS Grid Reference: NU0409843833
OS Grid Coordinates: 404098, 643833
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6880, -1.9364

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland TD15 2NZ

Locality: Ancroft
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2NZ

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Listing Text

NU 04 SW
10/33 Chapel House
(The Priest House)


Former Roman Catholic chapel and priest's house, now a house. Later C18 for
the Haggerston family. Ashlar with pantile and concrete tile roof. Old brick
chimneys. In 2 sections.

House to left, 2 storeys plus attics, 2 bays. Doorway to right in C20 porch.
Gothick window over with intersecting glazing bars. To left two 12-pane
sashes. Very steeply-pitched roof with ridge and end stacks.

Chapel to right with contemporary lean-to, 2-storey vestry in front. The
vestry has 6-panel door and boarded-up window over. To right 2 pointed-arched
windows in raised stone surrounds. Steeply-pitched gabled roof. 2 similar
windows to rear.

Interior: House has imperial stair with sturdy stick balusters and octagonal
newels, ramped and moulded handrail; it rises in one flight and divides into
two. 6-panel doors in panelled reveals. Panelled shutters.

Listing NGR: NU0409843833

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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