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Hawkwell House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stamfordham, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0404 / 55°2'25"N

Longitude: -1.8809 / 1°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 407710

OS Northings: 571770

OS Grid: NZ077717

Mapcode National: GBR HB94.LY

Mapcode Global: WHC37.2KMT

Entry Name: Hawkwell House

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238903

Location: Stamfordham, Northumberland, NE18

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Stamfordham

Built-Up Area: Stamfordham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stamfordham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

STAMFORDHAM HAWKWELL
NZ 07 SE
15/417 Hawkwell House

27.8.52

GV II*


House. 1679 with earlier core, facade refenestrated early C19. Scored stucco with
ashlar plinth. Stone slate roof. L-plan with 2-storey lean-to in re-entrant
angle on left return; lower service buildings attached to rear. 3 storeys,
3 bays. Central doorway with chamfered surround, lintel inscribed
P
RE
1679

hoodmould and 2-light mullioned overlight. Ground and 1st floors have 16-pane
sashes in raised surrounds. 2nd floor has shortened 12-pane sashes in similar
surrounds. Gabled roof with flat coping and corniced end stacks.

On right return, early C19 pedimented Tuscan porch with panelled door. To left
12-pane sashes. To right, on each floor a 4-light mullioned window with
hoodmoulds.

Interior: Drawing room has late C17 panelling with bolection-moulded fireplace
and dado rail, moulded skirting boards and cornice. Dining room has similar
panelling, and early C17 stone fireplace with multi-moulded surround and Tudor-
arched lintel. Study has fireplace with bolection-moulded surround and Delft
tiles. Hall has inserted C17 fireplace with surround carved in relief with
stylised oak leaves; also moulded beams. Back stair has splat balusters. Main
stair a replacement of c.1930 with splat balusters. 2-panelled doors throughout.


Listing NGR: NZ0771071770

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