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Whickham Riding School, Whickham

Description: Whickham Riding School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 303910

OS Grid Reference: NZ2163161275
OS Grid Coordinates: 421631, 561275
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9457, -1.6638

Location: Whickham Highway, Tyne and Wear NE11 9RQ

Locality: Whickham
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE11 9RQ

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/143 Whickham Riding School
(formerly listed as
Dunston West Farm and
1.2.50 outbuildings).


Farm house. Mid C18. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins; pantiled
roof with flat stone gable coping and 2 corniced end brick chimneys. L-plan.
2 storeys, 3 windows. C20 porch to central glazed door; sash windows
with glazing bars in painted raised stone surrounds. First floor band.
Return gable peaks contain 2 semi-circular single-stone louvred openings.
Double-span roof to rear wing has 2 end brick corniced chimneys. Interior
shows heck post, screen and settle to fireside; ladder stair in kitchen
in rear wing; plank doors to first floor rooms. Chimney piece in left bedroom
has pulvinated frieze and cornice.

Listing NGR: NZ2163161275

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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