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Entrance Gateway to the Henry King Memorial Almshouses

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hexham, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9724 / 54°58'20"N

Longitude: -2.0992 / 2°5'57"W

OS Eastings: 393747

OS Northings: 564204

OS Grid: NY937642

Mapcode National: GBR FBSY.BB

Mapcode Global: WHB2C.Q8LX

Entry Name: Entrance Gateway to the Henry King Memorial Almshouses

Listing Date: 2 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239124

Location: Hexham, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Hexham

Built-Up Area: Hexham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Hexham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

1. (South East Side)
Entrance gateway to the
Henry King Memorial Almshouses
NY 9364 1/116 2.10.51.


Late C17 or early C18. Removed from elsewhere and erected in present position
by late Mr Lockhart, who owned the Manor Office and the Moot Hall among others.
Stone, rusticated, pulvinated frieze, bolection architrave, eared. Segmental
pediment with consoles above panelled pilaster strips.

Nos 24 to 34 (even) together with the entrance gateway to the Henry King Memorial Alms-
houses, form a group of which Nos 28 and 34 are of local interest.

Listing NGR: NY9374764204

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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