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Peth Foot

A Grade II Listed Building in Thirston, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.2955 / 55°17'43"N

Longitude: -1.711 / 1°42'39"W

OS Eastings: 418446

OS Northings: 600190

OS Grid: NU184001

Mapcode National: GBR J7H6.CJ

Mapcode Global: WHC24.P5F7

Entry Name: Peth Foot

Listing Date: 20 October 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238212

Location: Thirston, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Thirston

Built-Up Area: Felton (Northumberland)

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Felton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

THIRSTON WEST THIRSTON
NU 10 SE
1/69 Peth Foot
20.10.69
GV II
House, dated 1617 but incorporating earlier fabric, remodelled and extended
C19. Rubble (front rendered) with dressings; rear wing brick with stone dressings;
slate roof. Front 2 storeys, 5 bays, irregular. Old door of diagonally-set oak
boards in bay 2, under flat-pointed arch in square frame, and stepped hoodmould.
Sunk panel in moulded surround above, with inscription:
ANNO DOMINI 1617
PRO(VERBS 24)
VER(SE 3)
THR(OUGH) WISD
OM (IS A) HOV
SE BVILDED (AN)
(D) WITH (UNDE)R
DING STAN
(I)T IS ESTABLISHED
Relief lettering, the last 2 lines cut on the door lintel. Late C19 sash
windows in cement surrounds. Rendered ridge and end stacks.
Left return shows 1st floor opening, now glazed but perhaps originally a door,
with chamfered surround and hoodmould. Early C19 wing to left. Rear elevation
shows round-headed stair window with radial glazing and former 2-light mullioned
window, above roof of later outshut.
Interior: South end wall of 2.6 metres and an internal cross wall of similar
thickness on north of entrance passage suggest the existence of a medieval
tower. Blocked chamfered door on south of entrance passage. Mid C18 stair
with panelled newel post, moulded grip handrail and column-on-vase balusters;
similar stair-head balustrade.


Listing NGR: NU1844600190

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