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The Old Vicarage, Norham

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 237937

OS Grid Reference: NT8961547389
OS Grid Coordinates: 389615, 647389
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7198, -2.1669

Location: Church Lane, Norham, Northumberland TD15 2LF

Locality: Norham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2LF

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Listing Text

NT 8947
12/84 The Old Vicarage


House, formerly the Vicarage. Rebuilt 1800 for Rev. Atkins, enlarged 1830
for Rev. Darnell. Roughly-coursed sandstone with tooled-and-margined ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof and brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Raised
alternating quoins. Central 2-leaf, half-glazed door with horizontally-set
panes in the Scottish style. 12-pane sash above door. Outer bays have
shallow 2-storey bows with tripartite windows, the centre lights broad 12-pane
sashes, the outer lights very narrow 8-pane sashes. Moulded eaves cornice
following the contours of the bows. Hipped roof with C20 ridge stacks.

4-bay right return with 12-pane sashes. To rear a service wing, and corniced
porch with 2-leaf, flush-panel door and margined overlight.

Interior: 6-panel doors, panelled reveals and shutters. Original fireplaces,
including one with gesso decoration.

North Durham: J. Raines: London, 1852.

Listing NGR: NT8969047314

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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