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The Allgood Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Wark, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0876 / 55°5'15"N

Longitude: -2.2213 / 2°13'16"W

OS Eastings: 385970

OS Northings: 577038

OS Grid: NY859770

Mapcode National: GBR D9XM.W1

Mapcode Global: WHB1Q.VDD4

Entry Name: The Allgood Cottages

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044958

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239514

Location: Wark, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Wark

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Wark St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 87 NE WARK WARK VILLAGE


11/97 The Allgood Cottages


II
2 almshouses. Inscribed

The Gift of
George Allgood
October 1906

but dated 1908 on rainwater head. Ashlar with half-timbered gables and Lakeland slate
roof. Single-storey, semi-detached cottages. 6 bays in all. Plank doors in outer
bays then small-paned casement windows. The roof projects over these bays to form
porches, supported in corners by chamfered piers with broached angle buttresses. The 2
centre bays project under ½-timbered cross gables and have canted bay windows.
Between the bay windows is the date and inscription, beneath the Allgood crest, in a
panel framed by bolection moulding. Gabled roof with deep eaves. 2 rendered ridge
stacks with wide cornices.


Listing NGR: NY8597077038

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