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White House, Ryton

Description: White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303848

OS Grid Reference: NZ1520164668
OS Grid Coordinates: 415201, 564668
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9764, -1.7640

Location: Barmoor Lane, Blaydon, Gateshead NE40 3QQ

Locality: Ryton
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE40 3QQ

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Listing Text

(south side)
White House


House. Circa 1780. Rendered; roof of Welsh slate with 2 corniced end brick
chimneys. 2 storeys, 3 windows. Central 4-panelled door under fanlight in
raised stone surround; Venetian windows in bays one and 3 and round-headed
window above door,all with intersecting glazing bars, in raised stone surrounds.
Historical note: Charles Thorpe,rector of Ryton 1807-63, founded a savings
bank in this building about 1816. Source: W. Bourn, Ryton Parish, (Carlisle 1896).
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ1520664664

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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