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Shildon Cottage and Walls Adjoining, Blanchland

Description: Shildon Cottage and Walls Adjoining

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240394

OS Grid Reference: NY9603551097
OS Grid Coordinates: 396035, 551097
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8547, -2.0633

Location: Blanchland, Northumberland DH8 9SX

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

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Listing Text

NY 95 SE NY 960511
15/27 Shildon Cottage and
walls adjoining


House and adjacent walls, formerly houses. Early C19 incorporating earlier fabric.
Rubble with C20 grey tile roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays irregular. Off-centre vertical-
panelled door with timber lintel,with 4-pane sash window on right (stone lintel)
and small window above. Left bay has 16-pane sashes (timber lintels), right bay
late C19 4-pane sashes (stone lintels). Heavy stone end stacks. Front wall of
former house to left mostly stands to full height; boarded door and blocked windows.
Ruined wall of former house to right (perhaps a bastle) now stepped down. Rear
outshut with further sash windows. Picturesque.

Listing NGR: NY9603551097

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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