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A Grade II Listed Building in Morpeth, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1707 / 55°10'14"N

Longitude: -1.6909 / 1°41'27"W

OS Eastings: 419788

OS Northings: 586305

OS Grid: NZ197863

Mapcode National: GBR J8MN.Q8

Mapcode Global: WHC2R.093F

Entry Name: Kirkville

Listing Date: 11 August 1950

Last Amended: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238711

Location: Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Morpeth

Built-Up Area: Morpeth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Morpeth

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/01/2015:

(Formerly listed as Former Presbyterian Church (formerly listed as School))

NZ 1986



Formerly a Presbyterian Church, later-used as a school. 1722. Brick in English
Garden Wall Bond with ashlar dressings. Random rubble to rear. Later additions
in snecked stone. Welsh slate roof.

2-storey older parts to rear, with single-storey later addition projecting on

Older part has rusticated quoins and 2 large round-headed windows with moulded
imposts and architraves. To left a single-storey lean-to brick addition re-
using original quoins and architrave; above this a C20 window in original
architrave. Gabled roof with kneelers. C19 bellcote on right gable.

On left return two 24-pane margined sashes. On right return 2 blocked doors in
architraves and 2 similar windows on 1st floor.

Later addition 3 bays. Gabled porch on left. Windows boarded up at time of
survey. Gabled roof with kneelers and corniced left end stack.

Built for the Rev. John Horsley, author of Britannia Romana.

Included partly for historical interest.

Empty and in poor repair at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1978886305

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

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