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Description: Premises Occupied by Smiths Gore and Christies Limited
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239917
OS Grid Reference: NY9908464321
OS Grid Coordinates: 399084, 564321
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9735, -2.0158
CORBRIDGE MAIN STREET
NY 9964 (North side)
22/156 Premises occupied by
Smiths Gore and
Pair of houses. East house late C16/early C17, altered and heightened in later
C18; west house mid-C17, altered mid-C20. Both houses rubble with roughly-
shaped quoins and cut dressings; Welsh slate roofs. East house 3 storeys, 3
bays, irregular: right-of-centre doorway (now glazed) in moulded surround with
flat-pointed head in square frame and heavy irregular dressings. Flanking late
C19 canted bay windows, with 4-pane sashes in stop-chamfered surrounds, and
moulded cornices. Upper floors have 4-pane sash windows in raised stone surrounds.
Coped gables with stepped end stacks. At right, late C19 half-timbered porch with
decorative leaded glazing. Left (west) house 2 storeys + attic, 1 bay. Projecting
C20 ground floor not of interest. 3-light and 2-light chamfered mullioned
windows with hoodmoulds to 1st floor; attic dormer with similar 3-light window
and coped gable with ornamental finials. Stepped left end stack.
Parallel block at rear of east house, and wing behind west house, C19, altered
and not of interest.
Originally known as Eastfield, the residence of the Walker family.
Listing NGR: NY9908464321
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Source: English Heritage
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