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Tillmouth House, Cornhill-on-Tweed

Description: Tillmouth House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 238013

OS Grid Reference: NT8824242424
OS Grid Coordinates: 388242, 642424
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6752, -2.1885

Location: A698, Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland TD12 4UR

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

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Listing Text

NT 84 SE
4/46 Tillmouth House

Former school and schoolmaster's house, now private house. 1879. Snecked
stone with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof. C13 style. H-plan with short
additional wing and porch on left return. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Bays 2 and 5
are projecting and cross-gabled; bay 2 has canted bay window on ground floor
with 4 arched lights, paired lancet window on 1st floor with trefoil above
set in blank arch; bay 5 one tall storey with 3 stepped lancets and 3 trefoils
above in blank arch. Gabled porch to school; and door, now a window, with
shouldered lintel.

To left, set diagonally, the gabled porch to the schoolmaster's house, now
the front door. Gabled roofs with flat coping, kneelers and 2 ridge stacks
with tall octagonal chimney pots. On right return large window of 3 stepped
lancets with trefoils over. On left return 2 bays with 2 tiers of paired
lancets. Mid C20 canteen addition to rear is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NT8824242424

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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