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16-20, Fore Street, Hexham

Description: 16-20, Fore Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 239087

OS Grid Reference: NY9365864057
OS Grid Coordinates: 393658, 564057
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9711, -2.1006

Location: Fore Street, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 1LZ

Locality: Hexham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 1LZ

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
Nos 16 to 20 (even)
NY 9364 1/227


Mid C19 front to earlier house. 3 storeys. 4 windows. Ashlar with quoins
and kneelers to roof verges. Late sash windows with eared architraves, and
bracketted cills. Brick chimneys. Listed chiefly for its magnificent early
C20 shop fascia with ornate and elaborate carved woodwork by the Belgian refugee
M. Cullmans (who also restored the superb font cover in St. Andrew's Church).
Long ranges of mainly stone buildings at rear.

Nos 14 to 30 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: NY9365864057

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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