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20, Front Street, Whickham

Description: 20, Front Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303893

OS Grid Reference: NZ2094761304
OS Grid Coordinates: 420947, 561304
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9460, -1.6745

Location: 1 Church Chare, Whickham NE16 4DT

Locality: Whickham
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE16 4DT

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Listing Text


16/127 No. 20


House, formerly house and post office. Early C19 incorporating mid-C18 house.
Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings, plinth and qouins; roof Welsh
slate with stone gable copings; pantile with stone gable copings to one-storey
one-bay set-back right extension. 2 corniced end brick chimneys to main house,
one to extension. 2 storeys and one; 4 windows. Tuscan doorcase, up 2 steps,
to 6-panelled door, upper panels glazed. All windows sashes with glazing bars
and sill bands and eaves band. Sill band also to extension, which has window
in broader box. Right return to village green has one sash window, door and
octagonal window in gable peak. Interior: high quality stucco decoration to
stair ceiling; one early C18 door first floor rear.

Listing NGR: NZ2094761304

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Source: English Heritage

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