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Oakwood House, Wylam

Description: Oakwood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 239526

OS Grid Reference: NZ1125865893
OS Grid Coordinates: 411258, 565892
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9875, -1.8256

Location: B6528, Heddon-on-the-Wall, Northumberland NE41 8BH

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

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Listing Text


17/153 Oakwood House

15/4/69 II

House. Of at least 3 builds. Rear wings early C18, front block late C18 and
later C19. Rendered with ashlar dressing and Welsh and Scottish slate. 2
storeys and attics. Front has C19 section with late Georgian section to right.
Earlier section behind and to right has double-span block with cross wing.

4-bay late Georgian section has rusticated quoins and 12-pane windows in flat
raised surrounds. Similar quoins and surrounds to higher 2-bay later section
to left. This has door in left bay with French window, and canted bay window
to right. Earlier block has doorway in shallow stone porch with segmental open
pediment, and 12-pane sashes on 1st floor and right return.

Rear of house has doorway with patterned overlight in flat raised surround with
triple keystone. Gabled roof with many stone corniced chimney stacks.

Listing NGR: NZ1125865893

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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