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Morris Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Norham, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.7206 / 55°43'14"N

Longitude: -2.144 / 2°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 391054

OS Northings: 647477

OS Grid: NT910474

Mapcode National: GBR F2G9.M4

Mapcode Global: WH9YP.1GBV

Entry Name: Morris Hall

Listing Date: 11 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237918

Location: Norham, Northumberland, TD15

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Norham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Norham St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

HORNCLIFFE NORHAM
NT 94 NW
5/65 Morris Hall
22.12.69

GV II

House. Late C17 or early C18 core. Front range mid C18 with wings added
c.1830. Ashlar facade, rubble to rear; Welsh slate roof. Double-span centre
with cross wings, and further wings projecting to rear.

2 storeys, 2 : 5 : 2 bays. Central panelled door with fanlight in open-
pedimented stone surround. 12-pane sashes: in raised stone surrounds on
ground floor, with plain reveals and sill band on 1st floor. Slightly-
projecting, cross-gabled early-C19 wings have raised alternating quoins.
Paired 12-pane sashes under hoodmoulds; 1st floor band. Gabled roof with 2
corniced ridge stacks. The wings have flat coping, kneelers and rectangular
block finials to gables.

Rear span has steeply-pitched roof with reverse-stepped coping.

Interior: Staircase with turned balusters and square knops; the newel has 4
demi-balusters set into a square post; heavily-moulded hand rail. Hall has ,
wood Rococo fireplace and niche with broad elliptical arch. Drawing room has
late-C18 wood fireplace with Adam-style Corinthian capitals and gesso frieze.


Listing NGR: NT9105447477

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