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The Butlers Cottage West of Chesters Stables with Attached Yard Wall and Outbuilding to Rear, Humshaugh

Description: The Butlers Cottage West of Chesters Stables with Attached Yard Wall and Outbuilding to Rear

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239986

OS Grid Reference: NY9079970461
OS Grid Coordinates: 390799, 570461
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0286, -2.1455

Location: B6318, Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4BQ

Locality: Humshaugh
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4BQ

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Listing Text

NY 9070
14/227 The Butler's Cottage,
west of Chesters
Stables, with
attached yard wall
and outbuilding to


House, late C19 probably by Norman Shaw. Squared tooled stone with tooled
ashlar quoins and dressings; yard walls snecked stone. Graduated Lakeland slate
roof. South elevation 1 storey, 2 bays. Chamfered plinth, sill band, moulded
eaves cornice with moulded brackets. Right bay set slightly forward; each bay
has pair of 12-pane sash windows in moulded boxes. Pyramidal roof has large
central stepped stack with moulded string and cornice. 2-bay left return shows
similar window with blind window to right; right return shows projecting right
bay with 8-pane and two 12-pane sashes; and 6-panel door on inner return.

Yard walls have arched coping, and boarded door on east between house and
outbuilding which has 3 boarded doors to yard, the central recessed, and hip-
ended roof.

Listing NGR: NY9079970461

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Source: English Heritage

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