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4 and 5, Front Street, Capheaton

Description: 4 and 5, Front Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238587

OS Grid Reference: NZ0341180336
OS Grid Coordinates: 403411, 580336
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1174, -1.9480

Location: Capheaton, Northumberland NE19 2AQ

Locality: Capheaton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 2AQ

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Listing Text

NZ 08 SW

3/102 Nos. 4 and 5


2 cottages. Part of planned village development of late C18 by Sir Edward
Swinburne who died in 1786. Altered early C19. Dressed stone with ashlar
dressings. Graduated Lakeland slate roof. Single storey, 6 bays. Each cottage
has central boarded door and flanking small 2-light mullioned windows with sash
window to each light. Gabled roof with flat coping and renewed ridge stack.

Interior: each room was built with a transverse, brick, segmental vault.
These are now all obscured by false ceilings.

Hodgson: History of Northumberland: Part II Vol. I.

Listing NGR: NZ0341180336

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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