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The Angel, Blanchland

Description: The Angel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 240403

OS Grid Reference: NY9656350342
OS Grid Coordinates: 396563, 550342
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8479, -2.0550

Location: Clap Shaw, Blanchland, Northumberland DH8 9SR

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

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Listing Text

NY 9650
24/36 The Angel
(west side)


Former inn, now part of Lord Crewe Arms. Part of medieval monastic outer court
range, remodelled and extended to rear in mid C18; altered, with new roof, mid
C19, probably by S.S. Teulon. Rubble with cut and tooled dressings; slate roof.
Front elevation 2 storeys + attic, 3 bays. Central renewed door with 8-pane
sash above, flanking bays with margined sashes; all openings in raised stone
surrounds except for small 4-pane casement, on ground floor far right, in C17
or earlier chamfered surround. Central gabled dormer with tripartite window;
steeply-pitched roof with 2 flanking stacks on each return. Rear elevation shows
20-pane sash stair window with intersecting glazing bars in head; raised round-
arched surround with imposts and chamfered keystone. Rear roof slope has banded
diaper pattern in blue, purple and green slate.
Interior: Front section retains 1-metre-thick walls of medieval range; rear
section has stair with stick balusters, grip handrail and moulded newels.

Listing NGR: NY9656350341

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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