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Heart of All England Tavern, Hexham

Description: Heart of All England Tavern

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 239187

OS Grid Reference: NY9357064187
OS Grid Coordinates: 393570, 564187
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9723, -2.1020

Location: Market Street, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 1XF

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

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Listing Text

1. (North East Side)
No 5
(Heart of all England Tavern)
NY 9364 1/309


Late C19 front to C17 or early C18 house, which can be partly appreciated from
the rear and from some fragmentary quoins to the right at ground floor level.
2 storeys and attic. 3 windows 1st floor. Irregular fenestration:- a pair
of narrow lights in attic gable; on the 1st floor and cross window to left,
and small window with moulded dressings in centre and a 3 light transomed window
to right with a drip mould. Casement windows. Public house front on ground
floor with central doorway flanked by many paned flat bays. Fluted pilasters
at sides with brackets to dentil fascia. Crested ridge to slate roof. 2 storey
3 window annexe at rear, rubble built with quoined dressings and modillions
[C19]; north east corner has a large mediaeval corbel head or small gargoyle
below eaves.

Nos 1 to 15 (odd) form a group of which No 1 is of local interest.

Listing NGR: NY9357264188

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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