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Whickham Riding School

A Grade II Listed Building in Whickham, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9457 / 54°56'44"N

Longitude: -1.6638 / 1°39'49"W

OS Eastings: 421631

OS Northings: 561275

OS Grid: NZ216612

Mapcode National: GBR JCT7.LX

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.DYYG

Entry Name: Whickham Riding School

Listing Date: 1 February 1950

Last Amended: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303910

Location: Gateshead, NE16

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Dunston Hill and Whickham East

Built-Up Area: Whickham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whickham

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/143 Whickham Riding School
(formerly listed as
Dunston West Farm and
1.2.50 outbuildings).


Farm house. Mid C18. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins; pantiled
roof with flat stone gable coping and 2 corniced end brick chimneys. L-plan.
2 storeys, 3 windows. C20 porch to central glazed door; sash windows
with glazing bars in painted raised stone surrounds. First floor band.
Return gable peaks contain 2 semi-circular single-stone louvred openings.
Double-span roof to rear wing has 2 end brick corniced chimneys. Interior
shows heck post, screen and settle to fireside; ladder stair in kitchen
in rear wing; plank doors to first floor rooms. Chimney piece in left bedroom
has pulvinated frieze and cornice.

Listing NGR: NZ2163161275

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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