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High House, Matfen

Description: High House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238652

OS Grid Reference: NZ0511469714
OS Grid Coordinates: 405114, 569714
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0219, -1.9215

Location: Matfen, Northumberland NE20 0RG

Locality: Matfen
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0RG

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Listing Text

NZ 06 NE

19/169 High House


House. c.1840, with earlier core. Random rubble with ashlar dressings and
Welsh slate roof. Tudor style. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Tudor-arched door with
moulded surround in gabled porch with kneelers. 2-light, double-chamfered
windows in raised surrounds; 12-pane sashes to each light. Angle pilaster
strips. Stone brackets supporting eaves. Gabled roof with kneelers and ridged
coping. End stacks of 4 corniced conjoined octagonal shafts. Re-used lintel
on rear door dated 1723.

Listing NGR: NZ0511469714

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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