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Latitude: 54.9491 / 54°56'56"N
Longitude: -1.9256 / 1°55'31"W
OS Eastings: 404866
OS Northings: 561612
OS Grid: NZ048616
Mapcode National: GBR GCZ6.XN
Mapcode Global: WHB2G.DV9S
Entry Name: Bywell House
Listing Date: 20 October 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1044791
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239830
Location: Bywell, Northumberland, NE43
Civil Parish: Bywell
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Bywell St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
23/69 Bywell House
House, in multiple occupancy. Main block early C19, south wing mid C19, north
wing 1890 but C18 parts incorporated to rear. Front squared stone with ashlar
dressings, wings ashlar; left return and rear coursed roughly-squared stone,
right return snecked tooled stone. Stone slate roof except for Welsh slates on
Front in 3 parts: centre 2 storeys, 4 bays. In second bay 3 steps (with
incised marks showing flood levels) up to 6-panel door with 3-pane overlight in
architrave with cornice broken forward at ends; 1855 flood mark on left jamb.
12-pane sash windows in architraves, the lower with cornices. Broad square end
stacks have panelled corniced shafts. Flanking gabled wings have sash windows
(4-pane in left wing, 12-pane in right) in architraves with slits above; coped
gables with moulded kneelers and trefoil finials.
Left return shows 6-panel door with plain overlight; tripartite sash to left.
Right return shows similar doors flanking projecting bay with triple sash window;
3 12-pane sashes above. Rear elevation complicated: similar doors and various
sash windows; stepped and corniced stacks.
Interior: central pane of front door overlight has painted glass with White
Horse (building was once Inn). Open-string Geometrical stair with turned newel
at foot, stick balusters and swept moulded handrail. 6-panel doors.
Listing NGR: NZ0486561618
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