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Latitude: 55.1172 / 55°7'1"N
Longitude: -1.9491 / 1°56'56"W
OS Eastings: 403344
OS Northings: 580314
OS Grid: NZ033803
Mapcode National: GBR G9T8.TF
Mapcode Global: WHB1P.1M4Y
Entry Name: 6-8, Front Street
Listing Date: 28 April 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1154465
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238589
Location: Capheaton, Northumberland, NE19
Civil Parish: Capheaton
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Kirkwhelpington with Kirkharle and Kirkheaton
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
CAPHEATON FRONT STREET
NZ 08 SW
Nos. 6 to 8
3 cottages. Part of late C18 planned village development by Sir Edward
Swinburne who died in 1786. Dressed stone with graduated Lakeland slate roof.
Single storey, 10 bays. 3 boarded doors. Nos. 7 and 8 have Yorkshire sash
windows. No. 6 has C20 windows. Band above windows. Paired wood brackets
support widely-overhanging eaves. Corniced ridge and end stacks.
Interior: each room was built with a transverse, brick, segmental vault.
These are mostly now obscured by false ceilings.
Hodgson: History of Northumberland. Part II Vol. I.
Listing NGR: NZ0334480314
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