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Walled Garden and Garden Cottages North of Belsay Hall, Belsay

Description: Walled Garden and Garden Cottages North of Belsay Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238508

OS Grid Reference: NZ0884578524
OS Grid Coordinates: 408845, 578524
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1011, -1.8629

Location: Belsay, Northumberland NE20 0ET

Locality: Belsay
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0ET

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Listing Text

NZ 0878
26/21 Walled Garden and
Garden Cottages
north of Belsay Hall


Walled garden with lean-to sheds and garden cottages. Early C19 by Sir Charles
Monck. Dressed stone partly lined in brick. Lakeland slate roofs.

In 2 sections.

On east side, vegetable garden has walls c.15 ft. high around north and east
sides, lower walls around other two sides. Pattern of flat pilasters and close-
set gabled crenellations. Segment-headed carriage entry with panelled doubled
doors, on east side. Cottage in north-west corner: irregular plan, largely
single storey with 2-storey, 1-bay section in centre. 6-panel door and various
windows including 6-pane sashes and 15-pane casements. Single-storey parts
have gabled roofs, 2-storey part has shallow pyramidal roof. Tall square
corniced stacks.

West of this more walling in similar style, c. 150 yards long, broken near
centre by another later C19 2-storey, 3-bay cottage with panelled door, sash
windows and gabled roof, which is included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ0884578524

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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