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Woodhouse, Belsay

Description: Woodhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238516

OS Grid Reference: NZ1004578990
OS Grid Coordinates: 410045, 578990
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1052, -1.8441

Location: A696, Belsay, Northumberland NE20 0ET

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

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Listing Text

NZ 17 NW

11/29 Woodhouse

GV ll

Formerly a coaching inn now a house. 1836 for Sir Charles Monck. Ashlar with
tooled-and-margined dressings and Welsh slate roof. Double-span roof. Two

East front: chamfered plinth and roll-moulded corners. 5 bays with 4-pane
sashes in chamfered surrounds; similar 2-light windows in left bay. Plain
frieze. Two pedimented gable ends with blocking course. Tripartite corniced
end and ridge stacks.

Roundheaded doorway on right return has panelled door with fanlight in raised
roll-moulded surround. A similar surround above is now blocked except for a
lunette in the head.

Interior has early C19 detail including staircase with ramped and wreathed
handrail, 6-panel doors and shutters, and stone fireplaces with roll-moulded

Listing NGR: NZ1004578990

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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