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Cross House East and Cross House West, Corbridge

Description: Cross House East and Cross House West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 239954

OS Grid Reference: NY9902764477
OS Grid Coordinates: 399027, 564477
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9749, -2.0167

Location: St Helen's Street, Corbridge, Northumberland NE45 5BB

Locality: Corbridge
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE45 5BB

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Listing Text

NY 9964 (West side)

22/193 Cross House East
and Cross House West

Pair of houses, 1754 for Eliezer Birch. Squared stone with tooled dressings;
Welsh slate roof with stacks heightened in yellow brick. 3 storeys,
2 + 2 + 2 bays. Pedimented centre set slightly forward; 1st and 2nd floor sill
bands, modillion eaves cornice. Bays flanking centre have renewed doors,
that to left in architrave with pediment, that to right in renewed Gibbs
surround. 4-pane sash windows in raised stone surrounds, corniced on lower
floors of centre. Coped gables with moulded kneelers; stepped-and-corniced
end and central ridge stacks. Returns show small casement attic windows.
Contemporary outshut to rear with altered fenestration.

Interior: remodelled later C19. Old chamfered fireplace in kitchen at rear
of Cross House East.

Listing NGR: NY9902764477

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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