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Holeyn Hall, Wylam

Description: Holeyn Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 239521

OS Grid Reference: NZ1090766125
OS Grid Coordinates: 410907, 566125
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9896, -1.8311

Location: B6528, Wylam, Northumberland NE41 8BQ

Locality: Wylam
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE41 8BQ

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Listing Text


17/147 Holeyn Hall

Country house, now subdivided into 2 houses. 1851, and additions in 1858 by John
Dobson. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. 2-storey double-span main block and
projecting rear wing; 3-storey, one-bay tower. 6-bay garden front with l-bay
tower on left. Raised alternating quoins. Windows in main block in raised
surrounds with mid-jamb projections and 4-pane sashes on ground floor; 12-pane
sashes above. Slightly later tower has large tripartite French window in
architrave with cornice above on brackets. 1st and 2nd floor windows are 2-
light in architraves. The whole front has sill bands to each floor, top cornice
and balustrade.

Doorway to rear probably later C19. Round-headed with closely-set radiating
glazing bars to fanlight and finely-moulded eared architrave with keystone;
cornice over. Hipped roofs with 3 stone corniced ridge stacks and one external
stack on left wall of tower.

Listing NGR: NZ1090766125

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Source: English Heritage

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