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The Grange and West Grange, Prudhoe

Description: The Grange and West Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239492

OS Grid Reference: NZ0961462675
OS Grid Coordinates: 409614, 562675
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9586, -1.8514

Location: Grange Court, Prudhoe, Northumberland NE42 6EZ

Locality: Prudhoe
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE42 6EZ

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Listing Text


18/137 The Grange and West
Grange formerly known
as Prudhoe Grange


House now subdivided into two. C13 with later medieval alterations. Outshut
added C18. Further additions and extensive remodelling late C19 and early C20.
Rendered with Welsh slate roof. Two storeys. One wide left bay and 3 narrow
bays to right. Walls 4 feet thick. At left a C13 doorway with 2 orders of
columns with crocket capitals and multi-moulded arch with nailhead. Above
the arch is a medieval stone crowned head. C20 door and flanking canted bays
at right,. C19 sashes on 1st floor. Further short stretch of nailhead frieze
at top right. Gabled roof with raised flat coping; external ashlar corniced
end stacks.

interior has medieval external masonry exposed in bathroom including blocked
window and wood lintel. Further masonry in bedroom including C16 fireplace
with roll-moulded surround and relieving arch over.

The house was a chantry chapel from the C13. The C13 doorway is in the correct
position for the south door of a church so is probably in situ.

Northumberland County History Vol. XII.

Listing NGR: NZ0961462675

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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