If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Date Listed: 18 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 239166
OS Grid Reference: NY9360764110
OS Grid Coordinates: 393607, 564110
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9716, -2.1014
NY 9364 1/296
In centre of Market Place. Dated 1901. Memorial to William Angus Temperley.
Replacing Sir Richard Allgood's Pant of 1703. Red sandstone monument with
4 fluted Ionic pilasters, surmounted by tented pediments; small cupola with
a consoled drum; large gilt cross on top. Space between pilasters filled with
low relief vegetation. Quadrangular base with copper plaques - one of which
is inscribed with a poem by W. W. Gibson, of local fame, another has a dedication,
the others carry the arms of Hexham and of Northumberland. Drinking fountain
no longer functions.
St Andrew's Church together with the listed buildings in the Market Place, form a group,
of which Nos 8. 10 and 16 are of local interest.
Listing NGR: NY9360764110
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.