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1 and 2, the Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Blanchland, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.848 / 54°50'52"N

Longitude: -2.0551 / 2°3'18"W

OS Eastings: 396557

OS Northings: 550355

OS Grid: NY965503

Mapcode National: GBR GD2C.VX

Mapcode Global: WHB2Z.DDLT

Entry Name: 1 and 2, the Square

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304038

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240402

Location: Blanchland, Northumberland, DH8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Blanchland

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Blanchland with Hunstanworth

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

BLANCHLAND THE SQUARE Blanchland
NY 9650
24/35 Nos. 1 and 2
15.4.69

GV II


Pair of houses: part of monastic outer court range, remodelled and extended to
rear mid-C18. Rubble with tooled dressings; stone slate roof. Front elevation
2 storeys, 5 bays, irregular. Renewed doors in bays 2 and 3, the former in
chamfered surround. Renewed 12-pane sashes in bay 5 and ground floor bay 4, C20
windows in bay 1. In bay 2 the remains of a blocked shouldered arch with small
chamfered window to right. Brick right end stack. Rear elevation shows parallel
gabled C18 block at rear of No. 2.
Interior: No. 1 has plain C18 fireplace with narrow-chamfered surround. No. 2:
C13 or C14 doorway (now to cupboard) in former rear wall, with chamfered shouldered
arch and drawbar tunnel in jamb. Stair in C18 rear extension has closed string,
stick balusters and moulded handrail. Old 4-panel doors with H hinges. Roof of
front section has 3 principal-rafter trusses with chamfered tiebeams.


Listing NGR: NY9655850354

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