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Lee Hall, Bellingham

Description: Lee Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 239413

OS Grid Reference: NY8616279762
OS Grid Coordinates: 386162, 579762
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1121, -2.2184

Location: Bellingham, Northumberland NE48 3PT

Locality: Bellingham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 3PT

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Listing Text


11/32 Lee Hall 1



House. Early C18 with C17 core. Ashlar facade, random rubble behind and to
lower one-bay wing on left. Welsh slate roof. 2½ storeys. 5 bays. Double-span
roof with projecting former service wing to rear. Symmetrical. C20 double door
in doorway with moulded round-arched head, with curved keystone, on moulded
imposts. Above a floating cornice and pulvinated frieze. Round-headed window
in similar frame above. All other ground and lst floor windows are 12-pane
sashes in lightly-moulded surrounds. Similar surrounds to 6-pane attic windows.
Bands at ground, 1st and 2nd floor level. Alternating and rusticated quoins.
Moulded cornice. Gabled roof with kneelers behind cornice, i.e. from earlier
house. Stone-corniced gable stacks. Right return has massive truncated external
gable stack; similar stack visible above one-bay left extension.

Interior has early C18 panelling and fireplace with bolection moulding in 1st
floor front room; C17 stone fireplace with decorative lintel in 1st floor rear
room. Many C18 doors, internal shutters and dado rails. Late C18 wood fireplace
with Corinthian colonettes in ground floor front room.

Listing NGR: NY8616279762

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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