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Path House

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale Town, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.897 / 54°53'49"N

Longitude: -2.2564 / 2°15'23"W

OS Eastings: 383652

OS Northings: 555835

OS Grid: NY836558

Mapcode National: GBR DCPT.9C

Mapcode Global: WHB2P.95RQ

Entry Name: Path House

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Last Amended: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042945

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240211

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Built-Up Area: Allendale Town

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 8355 ALLENDALE THE PETH (South side)
Allendale Town

24/91 Path House
15.4.69 (previously listed as
Path Head)

House, 1813. Front elevation tooled ashlar, returns and rear rubble; hipped
slate roof, stepped stone end stacks. Lower section set back to right, rubble
with slate roof and stone gable stack. 3 storeys, 3 + 1 bays, symmetrical.
Plinth, sill bands. 3 curved steps to central flush-panelled door with
traceried fanlight under keyed archivolt. 16-pane sash windows. Right
extension has boarded door with 12-pane sash to left. Similar windows above.
To far right a later lean-to with external stone stair to 1st floor door.
Flight of stone steps alongside left return. Rear elevation shows tall round-
headed stair window with patterned glazing bars. Interior not seen.
Dorothy Forster is reputed to have been born here.

Listing NGR: NY8365255835

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

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