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The Old Manse

A Grade II Listed Building in Embleton, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.4964 / 55°29'47"N

Longitude: -1.6353 / 1°38'6"W

OS Eastings: 423140

OS Northings: 622574

OS Grid: NU231225

Mapcode National: GBR K40W.RH

Mapcode Global: WHC16.V3GP

Entry Name: The Old Manse

Listing Date: 31 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236969

Location: Embleton, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Embleton

Built-Up Area: Embleton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Embleton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 2322 EMBLETON FRONT STREET
(South side)

14/79 The Old Manse
31.12.69

GV II

Presbyterian Manse, c.1833 but perhaps incorporating older fabric. Whinstone
rubble with roughly-shaped whin quoins, rendered on right return; cut sandstone
lintels and sills, eaves cornice, gable copings and chimneys. Welsh slate
roof. T-plan. 2 storeys, 3 irregular bays. Left-of-centre renewed door in
old opening with rough relieving arch over lintel; 6-pane sash windows to
ground floor and 4-pane sashes above. Coped gables with stepped-and-banded
end stacks. Left returns shows two 4-pane sashes in rear wing; these and
another similar window in the rear gable end of the wing all have relieving
arches above. Right return shows inscribed plaque: 'WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD
1849 - 1912 WORLD RENOWNED JOURNALIST AND APOSTLE OF PEACE WAS BORN HERE JULY
5TH 1849'.

Included for historical interest.


Listing NGR: NU2314022574

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