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The Garden House, Wallington Demesne

Description: The Garden House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 238452

OS Grid Reference: NZ0365884262
OS Grid Coordinates: 403658, 584262
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1527, -1.9441

Location: Wallington Demesne, Northumberland NE61 4AR

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

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Listing Text

NZ 0384
21/203 The Garden House
House, dated 1766 on rainwater head, perhaps by Lancelot Brown. Tooled ashlar
except for outshuts and rear wing squared stone with dressings. Slate roof.
2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Rusticated quoins, sill bands, moulded eaves
cornice. Central altered 6-panel door with 2-pane overlight, in architrave
with pulvinated frieze and pediment; renewed 12-pane sash windows. Hipped roof,
central stepped and corniced stack. Left return has full-height canted bay
with renewed 12-pane sashes, dated rainwater head to right; outshut to left has
6-pane casement and renewed window above, both in stone surrounds. Right
return similar. Rear elevation: central gabled wing has 4-panel door in
chamfered surround with renewed 12-pane sash stair window over; flanking
outshuts each have 12-pane Yorkshire sash with blocked window over, in stone
surrounds. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: NZ0365884262

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Source: English Heritage

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