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Clennel Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Alwinton, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3584 / 55°21'30"N

Longitude: -2.1135 / 2°6'48"W

OS Eastings: 392904

OS Northings: 607161

OS Grid: NT929071

Mapcode National: GBR F6PG.7Z

Mapcode Global: WHB0F.HLT0

Entry Name: Clennel Hall

Listing Date: 21 October 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236115

Location: Alwinton, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Alwinton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

BIDDLESTONE CLENNEL
NT 90 NW
14/29 Clennel Hall
21/10/53
II

House. Originally a tower house with attached house of 1567. Large additions
of 1895 for Anthony Wilkinson.

Random rubble with Welsh slate roofs.

Irregular plan. Additions are in Tudor style. 3 storeys.

Garden front has C16 double-depth plan house to left and tower recessed to right.
Single-storey corridor in front of tower and single-storey pavilion to right
are of 1895.

C16 doorway, almost central in section of 1567, has multi-moulded surround.
Scattered fenestration includeds 2-light mullioned windows and probably entirely
Victorian mullioned-and-transomed crosses.

Irregular gabled roofs with tall corniced stacks.

Interior: thick walls to tower, segmental-vaulted basement. C16 or C17 plaster
panel of hunting scene over window in C16 section. In tower ground floor a
2-light mullioned window. Another on 1st floor and also a stone C17 fireplace
with bold bolection-moulded surround. On 2nd floor a large C16 fireplace with
Tudor-arched lintel and moulder surround.

Northumberland County History Vol. XIV.

Upper Coquetdale: Dippie Dixon. Frank Graham. 1974.


Listing NGR: NT9290407161

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