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Hallington Hall, Whittington

Description: Hallington Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239644

OS Grid Reference: NY9827675903
OS Grid Coordinates: 398276, 575903
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0776, -2.0285

Location: Whittington, Northumberland NE19 2LP

Locality: Whittington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 2LP

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Listing Text


11/109 Hallington Hall


Country house. 1768 with later C18 and mid C19 additions and alterations.
For Ralph Soulsby. Later work for Trevelyan family. Garden front ashlar,
dressed stone elsewhere. Welsh slate roof. Irregular plan. 3 storeys.

Entrance front 5 bays. 3-bay centre has doorcase with Ionic pilasters, pulvinated
frieze and pediment, said to have been moved from present garden front. Flanking
Venetian windows on ground floor. 1st floor has 12-paned sashes in raised
surrounds. Similar windows on 2nd floor set in gabled ½-dormers with kneelers.
Projecting gabled left bay has ground-floor window with architrave, pulvinated
frieze and cornice on consoles. Similar window in slightly-projecting gabled
right bay inserted mid C20. 1st and 2nd floor windows in outer bays are 12-pane
sashes in raised surrounds.

Gabled roof with kneelers and ridged coping. Tall stone corniced conjoined
ridge and end stacks.

Garden front has rusticated quoins and 4 irregular bays. At left, 2 bays with
12-pane sashes in architraves. 3rd bay has narrow windows in architraves. 4th
bay has wide 2-storey canted bay window inserted in mid C19. 2nd floor windows
are gabled ½-dormers.

Interior has early C19 3-storey open-well staircase with panelled balusters
and newels.

The home of G.M. Trevelyan from 1928.

Listing NGR: NY9827675903

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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