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Easter House and Cottage, Bavington

Description: Easter House and Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239544

OS Grid Reference: NY9840080299
OS Grid Coordinates: 398400, 580299
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1171, -2.0266

Location: Bavington, Northumberland NE19 2BH

Locality: Bavington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 2BH

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Listing Text


Easter House and

Formerly one house,now subdivided. C17, altered late C18 and early C19. Rear
extensions added early C19 and mid C20. Random rubble with Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys. Irregular fenestration. 3 steps up to almost central doorway with
flattened Tudor arch in chamfered surround under hoodmould. Ground-floor window
to left also has hoodmould, one original jamb and 12-pane Yorkshire sash. 3
first-floor windows are also Yorkshire sashes. Other windows are C20 casements
in early C19 openings.

Early C19 three-bay extension to left rear. Single-storey 1-bay extension on
right bearing V.R. wall letter-box. Massive external stack on each gable.
Steeply-pitched roof with flat coping.

Interior has old beams. Ground floor left room has large fireplace with segmental
head and partly-blocked brick bread oven. Ground floor right room has large
fireplace with moulded surround, bar stops and flattened Tudor arch. Smaller
similar fireplace in first floor room.

Listing NGR: NY9840080299

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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