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Friends Meeting House at Ny 710589, Coanwood

Description: Friends Meeting House at Ny 710589

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 November 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 240239

OS Grid Reference: NY7099358940
OS Grid Coordinates: 370993, 558940
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9243, -2.4541

Location: Coanwood, Northumberland NE49 0PX

Locality: Coanwood
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 0PX

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Listing Text


Friends Meeting House at NY 710589

(Formerly listed as:
Friends Meeting House)


Friends' Meeting House, dated 1760 on lintel. Squared stone with rusticated
quoins and dressings; stone flags to eaves, slates above. 1 storey, 4 bays.
Plinth. In 3rd bay 3 steps up to boarded door in rusticated surround; 12-pane
fixed windows in raised stone surrounds, those to left of door having fittings
for external shutters. Moulded kneelers to gables but no coping; stone end -
stack to right. Small lean-to earth closet to right with stone slate roof.
Right and left returns plain; rear elevation has a single 16-pane sash window in
moulded box.

Interior: stone-flagged floor, simple wooden benches and dais with boarded wall
behind. Flush-panelled partition,with central 4-panel door flanked by top-hinged
shutters,divides off bay to right of door; simple fireplace with chamfered
surround in room beyond.

Listing NGR: NY7099358940

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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