Description: Scots House
Date Listed: 25 February 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 303723
OS Grid Reference: NZ3271960973
OS Grid Coordinates: 432719, 560973
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9424, -1.4908
NZ 36SW BOLDON NEWCASTLE ROAD (south side)
2/63 Scots House
House. Early C18. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Simple block plan with rear
wing. 2 storeys, 5 windows. Plinth; 4 square stone steps lead to central door
with pedimented Tuscan doorcase; bands at first floor and cills levels; stone
cornice and blocking course; open pediment over 3 central bays. Hipped roof.
Interior shows open well staircase with 2 turned balusters to a tread, ramped
hand-rail with spiral curtail, complete balustrade also on wall side and along
landing. One ground floor room has painted and grained trompe l'oeil panelling
and an original carved chimney piece. Adam-style ceilings to staircase and
one principal room. Door and window woodwork complete.
Listing NGR: NZ3271960973
Source: English Heritage
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