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Greenhead House, Wall

Description: Greenhead House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240114

OS Grid Reference: NY9167969074
OS Grid Coordinates: 391679, 569074
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0161, -2.1316

Locality: Wall
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4DZ

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Listing Text

NY 9169 (North side)
Wall Village

16/355 Greenhead House


Bastle house, late C16 or early C17, altered later C17 and C18. Large rubble
with dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone slates to rear, one brick stack.
2 storeys, 3 bays, irregular. Left-of-centre renewed door in shallow porch
with low-pitched gable and re-used lintel with relief inscription FEARE GOD IN
HART R.K.M.K. Renewed plate-glass sashes, in late C18 openings. Various
blocked openings including original byre door with flat-pointed head to left,
and first-floor door above porch. Buttress-like projection at far left is
part of gable end of earlier house to west. Gables with raised coping; end
stacks, that to right rebuilt C20 on old base. Rear outshut C18: doorway with
chamfered surround.

Listing NGR: NY9167969074

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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