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Akeld Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Akeld, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.5608 / 55°33'38"N

Longitude: -2.0707 / 2°4'14"W

OS Eastings: 395641

OS Northings: 629679

OS Grid: NT956296

Mapcode National: GBR F4Z4.HF

Mapcode Global: WH9ZH.5H7D

Entry Name: Akeld Cottages

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042371

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237581

Location: Akeld, Northumberland, NE71

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Akeld

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Kirknewton St Gregory

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


8/5 Akeld Cottages
Nos.1-9 (consecutive)


Farm cottages. Probably 1892. Random rubble with tooled-and-margined ashlar
dressings. Welsh slate roof and brick chimneys.

4 ranges of single-storey cottages round a central courtyard. Carriage entry
in centre of north range with 6 bays to left and 5 bays to right. East and
west ranges 6 bays. South range 11 bays. Doors are boarded (except one late
C20 door) and have overlights. 12-pane sash windows in alternating-block
surrounds. North range has gabled roof, south range hipped roof. Many square
corniced ridge stacks.

Listing NGR: NT9564129679

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