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Sulphur House, Stamfordham

Description: Sulphur House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239465

OS Grid Reference: NZ0755867186
OS Grid Coordinates: 407558, 567186
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9992, -1.8834

Location: Horsley, Northumberland NE15 0QA

Locality: Stamfordham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE15 0QA

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Listing Text


16/110 Sulphur House


Water sulphurization building. Late C19 for the Newcastle and Gateshead Water
Co. Rock-faced ashlar with Welsh slate roof. 2-storey front, single-storey
rear, c.25 x 35 feet. Flush alternating quoins and surrounds to doors and
windows. Double door with chamfered reveals, 3-light mullioned overlight and
hoodmould. 3-light mullion-and-transom Tudor-arched window above. Similar
windows on returns and similar doorway to rear. Chamfered offsets at ground
and 1st floor levels. Moulded eaves cornice and pyramidal roof.

C19 machinery inside including working beam engine and large cast-iron capstan.

Listing NGR: NZ0755867186

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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