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Courtyard Cottages Circa 200 Yards West of Tillmouth Park Hotel, Cornhill-on-Tweed

Description: Courtyard Cottages Circa 200 Yards West of Tillmouth Park Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237989

OS Grid Reference: NT8831542756
OS Grid Coordinates: 388315, 642756
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6782, -2.1874

Location: Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland TD12 4UT

Locality: Cornhill-on-Tweed
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD12 4UT

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Listing Text

NT 84 SE
(South side, off)
4/22 Courtyard cottages
c.200 yards west
of Tillmouth
Park Hotel

Two cottages, carriage house and dovecote, 1825. Ashlar with Scottish and
Welsh slate roofs. U-plan with long rear range extended further to right.
Single storey.

Rear range has slightly projecting pedimented centre bay with datestone
carved with a quatrefoil and the inscription
M P.

C20 glazing in segmental carriage arch beneath. 3-bay section to left has
boarded door and 12-pane sashes. Open cartshed to left with lintel.

Cottage to left: 4 bays with boarded door to left and three 12-pane sashes.
Hipped roof with 2-brick ridge stacks.

Carriage house to right is higher, of 4 bays with boarded double doors in
elliptical arches with keystone. Hipped roof.

To rear of cottage on left a square 2-storey dovecote with 12-pane sash on
ground floor. Pigeon entrances of 6 holes in stone screen with raised
bolection-moulded surround.

Shallow pyramidal roof.

2nd cottage to rear of carriage house, 3 bays. On north side pointed-arched
door and 2 pointed-arched windows with intersecting glazing bars. On south
side arched doorway and two 2-light mullioned windows with 12-pane sash in
each light.

Listing NGR: NT8831542756

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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