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1-3, High Street, Bellingham

Description: 1-3, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239409

OS Grid Reference: NY8384183335
OS Grid Coordinates: 383841, 583335
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1441, -2.2550

Location: High Shaw, Bellingham, Northumberland NE48 2AT

Locality: Bellingham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 2AT

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Listing Text


21/28 Nos. 1 - 3


Formerly one house now divided into 3. Early C18 with older core. Random
rubble on boulder plinth, with Welsh slate roof. 5 irregularly-spaced bays.
3 storeys. Doorway, second from left, has flat surround with roll-moulded
edge, pulvinated frieze and cornice. Further late C19 plain doorways inserted
in 4th bay and between 3rd and 4th. Ground and 1st floor windows are in rustic
early C18 architraves. 2nd floor windows in later C18 moulded surrounds.
Windows in 4th bay blocked, others have C20 sashes. To rear, one small square
4-pane window left and one blocked C17 window with moulded surround and cornice
above. One stone ridge stack just to right of door. Inside many old beams,
some with run-out stops. Massive principal rafters and collar beams, probably
C17. Other roof timbers renewed. All internal partitions, except massively
built chimney breast below ridge stack, are C20 insertions. The house may have
been a cross-passage entry and an upper hall open to the roof.

Listing NGR: NY8384183335

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Source: English Heritage

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