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Bank Top

A Grade II Listed Building in Chillingham, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5286 / 55°31'43"N

Longitude: -1.912 / 1°54'43"W

OS Eastings: 405652

OS Northings: 626102

OS Grid: NU056261

Mapcode National: GBR H42H.VZ

Mapcode Global: WH9ZR.L9QJ

Entry Name: Bank Top

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237507

Location: Chillingham, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Chillingham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Chatton with Chillingham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 0426-0526 CHILLINGEAM CHILLINGHAM

16/41 Bank Top Nos 4-8
(consecutive)

GV 11

Estate houses. Dated 1838 in gables. By Edward Blore for the Earl of Tankerville.
Roughly dressed stone with ashlar surrounds. Welsh slate roof. U-shaped plan.
2 storeys. 6 bays in all. Upper windows gabled dormers breaking eaves. They, and
gables to projecting wings have overlapping coping stones and kneelers. Similar
gables to porches projecting into courtyard from ends of wings. Windows chamfered
and slightly recessed. Chamfered mullions in gable-end windows. Sash windows, most
of them original. Single-storey addition to right, 3 bays with 2-bay outshut
containing chamfered doorway and small window. Slender, square, tall chimney stack.
Main block has big coupled, stone, corniced stacks; 3 on ridge and one projecting
on each return. Small screen walls, with chamfered square piers and ridged coping,
project from porches to form gateway to courtyard. Square gate piers with pyramidal
caps.


Listing NGR: NU0565226102

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