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105, Newgate Street, Morpeth

Description: 105, Newgate Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 August 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 238759

OS Grid Reference: NZ1953286356
OS Grid Coordinates: 419532, 586356
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1711, -1.6949

Location: Newgate Street, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1BZ

Locality: Morpeth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 1BZ

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Listing Text

NZ 1986 (West side)

22/270 No. 105

GV 11

House. Early C18, remodelled c.1760 and internally c.1810. Dressed stone with
Welsh slate roof and old brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 3 bays. Mid C18 door,
with decorative panels and patterned fanlight, in surround with attached Ionic
columns and ogee hood. 4-pane sashes on ground floor, 12-pane sashes on 1st
floor, 9-pane casements on second floor. Blocked, narrower early C18 windows
visible on left. Gabled roof with flat coping and end stacks.

Interior: Staircase with stick balusters and turned newels; 2-stage handrail
with fluted lower rail separated from rounded upper rail by tiny turned knobs.
On first floor, 2 archways framing doors to bedrooms; to left a broad elliptical
arch with attached Roman Doric columns; to right a similar round-headed doorway.
Door surrounds, window frames and all other woodwork have fluted decoration.
Fireplace in 1st floor room with attached Ionic colonettes, Greek key frieze
and swags.

Listing NGR: NZ1953286356

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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