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Portico House and Terrace Walling, Wallington Demesne

Description: Portico House and Terrace Walling

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 238459

OS Grid Reference: NZ0327584480
OS Grid Coordinates: 403275, 584480
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1546, -1.9501

Location: Wallington Demesne, Northumberland NE61 4AR

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

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Listing Text

NZ 0384
21/207 Portico House and terrace
walling (previously
20.lO.69 listed as The Portico)
Cottage with summerhouse and flanking walls. Walls Cl7, much repaired; cottage
c.1750 probably by Daniel Garrett. Cottage of sandstone ashlar with slate roof;
brick walls in English garden wall bond, on stone plinth. 2 storeys, l wide bay.
Ground floor recessed behind Roman Doric screen, distyle in antis. Central 6-
panel door with tall overlight, modillion cornice. 4 pilasters rise from screen
cornice to 1st floor sill band; central 4-pane sash window flanked by blind
panels with sills stepped down. Moulded eaves cornice and pediment. Stepped
and corniced brick chimneys project towards rear of each return.

Tall walls with flat stone coping have buttresses flanking cottage;and at
either side late C19 sash windows under flat gauged brick arches. Stout buttresses
at ends and to rear.

Listing NGR: NZ0327584480

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Source: English Heritage

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