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Walwick Hall, Humshaugh

Description: Walwick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240038

OS Grid Reference: NY9012870602
OS Grid Coordinates: 390128, 570602
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0298, -2.1560

Location: B6318, Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4BJ

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

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Listing Text

NY 9170 SW
14/279 Walwick Hall


House, C18 incorporating earlier fabric, extended early C19. East front and
porch tooled ashlar, south front squared stone, coursed rubble to rear; graduated
Lakeland slate roof. Irregular plan. South front 2 storeys, 4 bays; porch in
third bay has pair of 10-pane fixed windows. Fielded panelled double doors,
with 4-pane overlight, on right return and 15-pane fixed window on left return,
all in architraves. Moulded cornice and blocking course. 12-pane sash windows,
except C20 small-paned casement on ground floor left. Roof hipped to left; 2
stepped-and-corniced ridge stacks and similar stack at left end. To right,
projecting wing truncated 1956: 2-bay inner return shows C20 paired 6-pane
casements with 4-pane sashes in architraves above.

East (garden) front 3 + 3 bays. Left part has glazed door, in architrave with
pediment, between right bays; at left a full-height canted bay with pyramidal
roof. Eaves cornice broken forward around bay. Right part, slightly set back,
has central glazed door in eared architrave with cornice. All windows renewed
12-pane sashes. Roof of each part hipped to right; stepped-and-corniced left
end and 3 ridge stacks.

Interior: Internal wall 0.95 metre thick, at rear of entrance hall. Open-well
cut-string stair with stick balusters, moulded wreathed and ramped handrail,
urn-on-vase newel. Kitchen fireplace with chamfered segmental arch.

Listing NGR: NY9012870602

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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