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Description: Market Garden House
Walbottle House East
Date Listed: 21 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 304365
OS Grid Reference: NZ1706466371
OS Grid Coordinates: 417064, 566371
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9916, -1.7348
NZ 16 NE NEWBURN WALBOTTLE ROAD (west side,
7/45 Walbottle House, Walbottle
21 October 1949 House East, and Market Garden
House, now 3 separate dwellings. Early C18; late C18 rear wing; considerable C19 and
C20 alterations. Coursed rubble, pebbledashed, with graduated green slate roof; stone
gable copings on curved kneelers; yellow brick chimneys. Rear wing red brick with
hipped roof of similar materials. 2 storeys, 5 slightly-irregular bays; double span
except behind right bay. C20 glazed door with overlight; C20 cross casements. End and
off-centre chimneys. C19 pent left extension. Wing, probably once a stable: 2 storeys,
4 bays, very irregular. Ridged, boarded door with overlight. C19 and early C20
casements, 2 inserted in original openings under gauged brick arches. Pointed-arched
first floor window with Y tracery. On rear elevation a round-arched window in stone
surround with keystone, impost blocks and radial glazing bars. C20 brick extension not
of interest. Interior shows closed-string dog-leg stair with stout turned balusters
and square moulded handrail; 3 early C19 chimneypieces complete with grates, and
one room with cornice of the period.
Listing NGR: NZ1706466371
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