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Whickham House with Attached Outbuildings to East

A Grade II Listed Building in Glanton, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.424 / 55°25'26"N

Longitude: -1.8879 / 1°53'16"W

OS Eastings: 407190

OS Northings: 614458

OS Grid: NU071144

Mapcode National: GBR H58Q.2G

Mapcode Global: WHB04.ZX4S

Entry Name: Whickham House with Attached Outbuildings to East

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367065

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236537

Location: Glanton, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Glanton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whittingham and Edlingham with Bolton Chapel

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

GLANTON THE CAUSEWAY
NU 0714
(South side)
Glanton Village
21/194 Whickham House
with attached
10.1.53
outbuildings to
east (formerly
listed as The Villa)
GV II
M
House, dated 1692 with initials I M on rear door, altered in C18 and early C19;
rear wing dated l893 on door lintel, but incorporating earlier fabric;
outbuilding late C18 or early C19. Squared stone with rubble to rear; cut
dressings; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Central C20
glazed door in C18 stone surround, inside late C20 half-glazed porch. Renewed
12-pane sash windows, ground floor right in former doorway; surrounds re-use
M
older dressings including lintel inscribed I B 1731 (now left jamb of 1st
floor right window). Hipped roof with 2 stepped-and-corniced ridge stacks
and lateral stack on left return, all rebuilt C20. Left return shows renewed
12-pane sash on 1st floor. Rear central 12-pane sash stair window and 12-pane
sash below 9-pane fixed window on right, all in chamfered stone surrounds.
On left is end of rear wing with 6-pane fixed window and 8-pane sash, 12-pane
sash above and hipped roof; older masonry in lower part of wall extends to
left into adjacent outbuilding with boarded door and double doors under
segmental arch. Right return of wing shows half-glazed door with dated
lintel, paired 12-pane sashes, and single 12-pane sash on 1st floor.

Interior: original rear doorway, with flat-pointed head within chamfered
square frame, now open into wing. Other parts not seen; said to be much
altered.

South porch is not of special interest.,


Listing NGR: NU0719014458

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