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Stables and Groom's Cottage Attached to Halton Castle, Whittington

Description: Stables and Groom's Cottage Attached to Halton Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239653

OS Grid Reference: NY9973867858
OS Grid Coordinates: 399738, 567858
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0053, -2.0056

Locality: Whittington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE45 5PH

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Listing Text


17/118 Stables and groom's
cottage attached to
Halton Castle

Stables and cottage. C17 or C18. Roughly dressed stone and stone slate roof.
A single range 2-storey on right, becoming single-storey with rise of land.
9 irregular bays.

Cottage and tack room on left have early C19 doorway with chamfered surround
flanked by 2-light windows in similar surrounds.

3-bay stable right of this has 2-leaf door in alternating-block surround and
flanking,larger 2-light C19 windows in chamfered surrounds.

Right of this, outside stone stairs to granary then further stable with 2-leaf
door in alternating-block surround. Flanking ½-slatted windows. V.R. wall
letter-box on right and dovecote with 5 holes and alighting ledges on right

Steeply-pitched gabled roof with reverse crow-stepped gables.

Listing NGR: NY9973867858

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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