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Latitude: 55.3105 / 55°18'37"N
Longitude: -1.906 / 1°54'21"W
OS Eastings: 406064
OS Northings: 601828
OS Grid: NU060018
Mapcode National: GBR H741.44
Mapcode Global: WHB0Q.PSL8
Entry Name: Armstrong Cottages
Listing Date: 25 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1281765
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236650
Location: Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Rothbury
Built-Up Area: Rothbury
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
ROTHBURY TOWN FOOT
NU OO SE
17/304 Armstrong Cottages
Almshouses, dated 1896. Rock-faced stone; red clay tile roofs. Ranges around
rectangular garden open to south, with 6 cottages to rear and 3 on each side.
Single storey; each house 2 bays, one projecting and gabled with a pent wooden
side porch; larger gabled projection at centre of north range. Porches each
have central segmental arch, flanked by narrow round arches on turned shafts,
enclosing 4-panel doors. 2- and 3-light mullioned windows in chamfered
surrounds, holding sashes. Moulded bargeboards and braced pendants; in centre
gable of north range is inscribed tablet 'Erected by WILLIAM GEORGE BARON
ARMSTRONG of Cragside in Memory of ANNE ARMSTRONG HIS MUCH LOVED MOTHER
MDCCCXCVI' Gable ends of side ranges each have plain raised tablet set
between 2 windows. Decorated tile ridge cresting; gable finials; stepped-and-
corniced ridge stacks with half-round pilaster on each face.
Listing NGR: NU0606401828
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