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Latitude: 54.9584 / 54°57'30"N
Longitude: -1.8841 / 1°53'2"W
OS Eastings: 407519
OS Northings: 562648
OS Grid: NZ075626
Mapcode National: GBR HC83.WB
Mapcode Global: WHC3M.1M2N
Entry Name: Thomas Bewick's Birthplace at Cherryburn
Listing Date: 7 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1154673
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239493
Location: Prudhoe, Northumberland, NE43
Civil Parish: Prudhoe
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Mickley St George
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 06 SE PRUDHOE STATION BANK
East side (off)
18/138 Thomas Bewick's birthplace
Former cottage and attached byre now used as hay store and stable. Cottage
C18, byre C19. Whitewashed stone with Welsh slate roof. Single-storey cottage
on right now has 2 plank doors in centre, one small 4-pane window to left and
one ½-slatted window to right. Sundial set into wall on left of door. Upper
door to hay loft on right return. 2-storey byre to left has plank door on
right with pitching door above and one hit-and-miss window left.
Gabled roofs, the cottage much more steeply pitched. Flat coping on left gable.
Birthplace in 1753 of Thomas Bewick. A C20 plate above cottage door records
Included mainly for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NZ0751962648
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