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1-3, Middle Row, Wallington Demesne

Description: 1-3, Middle Row

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 238425

OS Grid Reference: NZ0258485613
OS Grid Coordinates: 402584, 585613
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1648, -1.9610

Location: B6342, Wallington Demesne, Northumberland NE61 4AZ

Locality: Wallington Demesne
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 4AZ

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Listing Text

NZ 0285
18/177 Nos. 1-3 (consecutive)
Row of 3 cottages of c.1740, west cottage heightened c.1880. Squared stone
with dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 irregular bays. Boarded doors in
bays 1,3,4 and 7, all except that in bay 3 with 3-pane overlights. 12-pane
Yorkshire sashes in chamfered surrounds to ground floor of bays 5 and 6, in
plain stone surrounds to ground floor of bay 2 and 1st floor of bays 5 and 6;
Yorkshire sash with glazing bars removed to 1st floor of bay 3. Stepped and
corniced stone stacks on ridge and at right end, the central stack rebuilt on
old base. Left return has central blocked door in chamfered surround with old
12-pane casement in plain stone surround above.

The cottages are said to have been built by Sir William Blackett for the
Italian stuccatori working on his reconstruction of Wallington Hall (q.v.).
Also known as Postillion's Row.

Listing NGR: NZ0258485613

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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