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Latitude: 55.6713 / 55°40'16"N
Longitude: -1.7993 / 1°47'57"W
OS Eastings: 412724
OS Northings: 641993
OS Grid: NU127419
Mapcode National: GBR H2WV.8V
Mapcode Global: WHC05.BQG5
Entry Name: The Iron Rails
Listing Date: 15 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1042311
English Heritage Legacy ID: 237739
Location: Holy Island, Northumberland, TD15
Civil Parish: Holy Island
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Holy Island St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NU 1241 HOLY ISLAND MARYGATE
12/30 The Iron Rails
House, formerly inn. Early C18. Rendered with painted ashlar door and window
surrounds. Welsh slate roof and brick chimneys. L-shaped.
2 storeys, 5 bays. 2 steps with flanking iron railings up to 4-panelled door in
raised surround. Wooden hood over on wood brackets. 4-pane sash windows in
raised surrounds. Steeply-pitched roof with kneelers, thin raised coping and
rebuilt end stacks.
Interior has panelled entrance hall, including one 2-panelled and two 6-panelled
doors. One ground-floor room has panelling of c.1700 with moulded wood cornice,
and fireplace with eared architrave and pulvinated frieze. C18 open-well
staircase with turned balusters.
lst-floor landing has 2 round-headed doors with fluted jambs and keystone.
lst-floor room has early C18 panelling with fluted pilasters, niche with fluted
keystone and shaped shelves, moulded wood cornice.
Listing NGR: NU1272441993
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