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Miners' Arms and Adjacent House, Blanchland

Description: Miners' Arms and Adjacent House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240371

OS Grid Reference: NY9579350073
OS Grid Coordinates: 395793, 550073
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8455, -2.0670

Location: Clap Shaw, Blanchland, Northumberland DH8 9UB

Locality: Blanchland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 9UB

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Listing Text

NY 95 SE
15/5 Miners' Arms and
adjacent house


Inn, now houses. Southern house late C18 incorporating earlier fabric,
remodelled and northern house added in early C19. Rubble with dressings,
tooled-and-margined in C19 parts; slate roof. West elevation: each house
2 storeys, 2 wide bays with central door. North house has renewed door in
gabled porch of tooled-and-margined stone, south house vertical-panelled door
in alternating-block surround. All windows 16-pane sashes with tooled-and-
margined lintels; 3-step mounting block at south-west corner. Stone end and
ridge stacks. Rear elevation of southern house shows central boarded door in
alternating-block surround, and round-arched stair window with radial glazing
and tooled stone surround with chamfered keystone; other windows 16-pane sashes.
The scene of a riot between Cornish and local lead miners in 1866.

Listing NGR: NY9579350073

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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