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High Town House, Melkridge

Description: High Town House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240780

OS Grid Reference: NY7369764074
OS Grid Coordinates: 373697, 564074
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9706, -2.4124

Location: A69, Melkridge, Northumberland NE49 0LP

Locality: Melkridge
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 0LP

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Listing Text

NY 76 SW
(North side, off)
High Town
16/52 High Town House

House. Dated 1741 on re-cut doorway keystone. Coursed rubble and dressings,
Welsh slate roof, stone and brick chimneys. Of 2 builds on sloping site: 2
storeys, 3 bays with 3-storey, 2-window section at right. 3-bay left section:
rusticated round-arched door surround with keystone inscribed TIB 1741; flanking
replaced French windows and sashes above in raised surrounds. Right section has
scattered fenestration in raised surrounds. Continuous roof has end stacks and
a ridge stack above junction; right end stack has rebuilt brick top. C19 rear
additions. C20 addition on left return not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY7369764074

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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