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Border Minstrel Public House to North West of Brandling House, North Gosforth

Description: Border Minstrel Public House to North West of Brandling House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 304975

OS Grid Reference: NZ2482671290
OS Grid Coordinates: 424826, 571290
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0355, -1.6131

Location: North Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE3 5EJ

Locality: North Gosforth
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE3 5EJ

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Listing Text

NZ 27 SW NORTH GOSFORTH B.1318 (east side)
Gosforth Park
27 August 1952 Border Minstrel P.H. to
north west of Brandling
G.V. II*
Ancillary pavilion to country house, now public house. Dated 1757 on rainwater
head. By James Paine for Charles and Elizabeth Brandling (CBE on rainwater head).
Sandstone ashlar with plinth. Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 5 bays and right coach
house extension of 2 lower storeys and one bay. Rusticated quoins to central 3 bays;
4-panel double doors in outer bays with overlight at right; central 3 bays project
slightly and have central round-headed window flanked by windows in plain reveals;
5 windows on first floor and 4 on second; all windows sashes with glazing bars of
late C19 type and voussoirs. First floor band; dentilled eaves cornice. Hipped roof
has central chimney with canted corners. One-bay, 2-storey right extension with
panelled impost band to blocked segmental arch, has inserted ground floor sash and
first floor sash in recessed panel; first floor sill string. Parapet to hipped
roof with central banded chimney.

Listing NGR: NZ2482671290

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Source: English Heritage

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