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St Oswalds Cottages, Wall

Description: St Oswalds Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240115

OS Grid Reference: NY9178469060
OS Grid Coordinates: 391784, 569060
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0160, -2.1300

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

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Listing Text

NY 9169 (North side)
Wall Village

16/356 St. Oswald's


Terrace of 3 houses; C17, altered late C18. Rubble with dressings; Welsh
slate roof with rendered, stone and brick stacks. 2 storeys, 6 bays. 2 boarded
doors in raised alternating-block surrounds and one 4-panel door in moulded
surround with flattened triangular head, lintel with relief inscription FEARE
GOD 16 42 IN HART. Renewed fenestration in C18/19 openings; blocked C17
window to right of 2nd door. Coped gables, left with rendered stack,at right
with yellow brick stack showing dog-tooth cornice; 2 ridge stacks, one stepped,
one rendered. Left return shows blocked ground-floor slit, right return
blocked 1st-floor slit beside window in former doorway with irregular stone

Probable example of terrace of bastle houses; at least two phases of C17
masonry visible.

Listing NGR: NY9178469060

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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