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Stagshaw House with Attached Gateway, Sandhoe

Description: Stagshaw House with Attached Gateway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 240083

OS Grid Reference: NY9848566799
OS Grid Coordinates: 398485, 566799
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9958, -2.0252

Location: A68, Sandhoe, Northumberland NE45 5PG

Locality: Sandhoe
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE45 5PG

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Listing Text

NY 96 NE
5/324 Stagshaw House,
15.4.69 with attached


House, mid-C19 extended and altered 1920 by Hicks and Charlewood. Tooled-and-
margined ashlar with raised quoins; graduated Lakeland slate roof. South front
in 3 parts: right section, the original house, 3 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth,
modillion eaves cornice. 3 steps up to central glazed. door with patterned
overlight, flanked by narrow sashes, all under cornice. 12-pane sash above,
in architrave with cornice on brackets. Flanking 2-storey canted bays with
renewed small-paned sashes under moulded cornices. On 2nd floor 5 plate-glass
sashes with patterned lintels. Hipped roof with 2 tall stepped ridge stacks,
with panelled shafts and broad swept cornices. Attached gateway to right has
panelled piers and capitals with pomegranate finials, holding decorative
wrought-iron gate. Right return shows projecting Tuscan porch with panelled
double doors under radial fanlight and balustraded parapet. 2 storey domestic
wing to rear.

On left a 3-storey recessed linking bay with 1st floor band, triple ground
floor sash of 1920, 1st floor 12-pane sash under pedimented cornice and 2nd
floor 12-pane sash. Large 1920 extension to left: 2 storeys, 3+3 bays. Right
part set back behind Tuscan tetrastyle portico with balustrade above; left part
has central bow with balustraded parapet. Hipped roof; banded-and-corniced
ridge stack.

Formerly known as Stagshaw Close House, first recorded in the early C18.

Listing NGR: NY9848566799

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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