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Three Wheat Heads Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Thropton, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3144 / 55°18'51"N

Longitude: -1.9571 / 1°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 402821

OS Northings: 602260

OS Grid: NU028022

Mapcode National: GBR G6SZ.3R

Mapcode Global: WHB0P.XP78

Entry Name: Three Wheat Heads Inn

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041912

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236664

Location: Thropton, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Thropton

Built-Up Area: Thropton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 00 SW
(South side)
16/318 Three Wheat
Heads Inn

Inn. Early to mid C18, altered late C18, enlarged early C19. Squared tooled
stone with cut dressings; Scottish slate roof. L-plan. Street front 2
storeys, in 2 sections: left part 4 irregular bays. Right 2 bays are original
house: renewed door on right in surround of irregular large blocks with narrow
chamfer; 4-pane sash on left and 4-pane sashes in stone surrounds on 1st floor.
Left bays originally single-storey, heightened in later C18: centre renewed
door with low overlight, 2 small windows on left and 4-pane sash on right;
lst floor shows 2 large windows with pointed arches holding later sashes, and
smaller blind window between, all in raised stone surrounds. Coped gables on
moulded kneelers; stepped-and-corniced ridge and left end stacks. Right part
has short link bay with vertical-panelled door and low overlight, and projecting
early C19 wing; 3-bay left return shows left-of-centre renewed door, with low
overlight, and renewed 12-pane sash windows except for 4-pane sashes in left
bay. Stepped-and-corniced end stack.

Listing NGR: NU0282102260

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