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Station House, Greenhead

Description: Station House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240725

OS Grid Reference: NY6592865490
OS Grid Coordinates: 365928, 565490
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9828, -2.5339

Location: B6318, Greenhead, Northumberland CA8 7HE

Locality: Greenhead
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: CA8 7HE

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Listing Text

NY 66 NE
(East side, off)
Greenhead Village
11/77 Station House

Former station-master's house now private dwelling. c.1836 possibly by Benjamin
Green for the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway Co. Tooled dressed sandstone;
Welsh slate roof and dressed stone chimneys. Tudor style. Single storey plus
attic, 3 bays. Central replaced door and flanking sashes in chamfered surrounds
under hoodmoulds. Corbelled-out, gabled half-dormer above doorway. Dormer
has 4-pane sash in chamfered surround; coped gable with shaped footstones and
panelled square block at apex. Steeply-pitched roof with coped gables and
small kneelers. End chimneys corbelled out over returns; each has 3 square-plan
stacks set diagonally. 4-pane sashes in chamfered surrounds on returns. Late
C20 rear addition is not of special interest.
(G. Whittle, The Newcastle and Carlisle Railway, 1979)

Listing NGR: NY6592865490

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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