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Whitton Cottage whitton Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitton and Tosson, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3045 / 55°18'16"N

Longitude: -1.9108 / 1°54'38"W

OS Eastings: 405760

OS Northings: 601158

OS Grid: NU057011

Mapcode National: GBR H733.39

Mapcode Global: WHB0Q.MX9W

Entry Name: Whitton Cottage whitton Grange

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236329

Location: Whitton and Tosson, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Whitton and Tosson

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

NU 00 SE
4/90


TOSSON
WHITTON
Whitton Grange
and Whitton
Cottage


GV
II

House. 1921, on site of and incorporating some masonry from an earlier house.
By Robert Mauchlen for Sir Angus Watson. Ashlar with chamfered plinth; Lakeland
slate roof.

U-plan. Centre with projecting cross-gabled wings. 2 storeys, 6 windows.

Centre section: 2 semicircular steps to central panelled door in bolection-
moulded surround with shaped stone hood on brackets; lintel inscribed A 19 W
21 .
Above the door a round-headed niche with pilasters, moulded archivolt and
keystone, the base inscribed EN ATTENDANT UNE MEILLEURE. Flanking 5-light
windows on ground floor. with flat mullions, in shallow moulded surrounds; leaded
casements. Four similar 3-light windows on let floor, with floating cornices.

Wings: similar 6-light windows on each floor. Niches above. Hipped roof
with gabled wings. Two tall corniced stacks rise from angle of centre and
wings. Lean-to sun lounge on left return has corniced end piers with later
glazed infill.

Rear: irregular and picturesque with similar windows. Apsidal stair projection.
Hipped dormer.

Attached to right the former coach house and coachman's flat, now a cottage in
similar style. Steeply-pitched roof with slate-hung gable.


Listing NGR: NU0576001158

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