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4 and 5, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Capheaton, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1174 / 55°7'2"N

Longitude: -1.948 / 1°56'52"W

OS Eastings: 403411

OS Northings: 580336

OS Grid: NZ034803

Mapcode National: GBR G9V8.1C

Mapcode Global: WHB1P.1MMS

Entry Name: 4 and 5, Front Street

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303804

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238587

Location: Capheaton, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

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

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Listing Text

CAPHEATON FRONT STREET
NZ 08 SW

3/102 Nos. 4 and 5

GV II


2 cottages. Part of planned village development of late C18 by Sir Edward
Swinburne who died in 1786. Altered early C19. Dressed stone with ashlar
dressings. Graduated Lakeland slate roof. Single storey, 6 bays. Each cottage
has central boarded door and flanking small 2-light mullioned windows with sash
window to each light. Gabled roof with flat coping and renewed ridge stack.

Interior: each room was built with a transverse, brick, segmental vault.
These are now all obscured by false ceilings.

Hodgson: History of Northumberland: Part II Vol. I.


Listing NGR: NZ0341180336

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