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Latitude: 54.9705 / 54°58'13"N
Longitude: -2.0974 / 2°5'50"W
OS Eastings: 393862
OS Northings: 563986
OS Grid: NY938639
Mapcode National: GBR FBSZ.Q0
Mapcode Global: WHB2C.RBFF
Entry Name: Orchard House
Listing Date: 2 October 1951
Last Amended: 30 May 2002
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1370826
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239202
Location: Hexham, Northumberland, NE46
Civil Parish: Hexham
Built-Up Area: Hexham
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Hexham
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
02-OCT-51 (North side)
(Formerly listed as:
(Formerly listed as:
Orchard House and)
House, now office and veterinary surgery. c. 1825. 2 storeys. Built around a courtyard to the road, closed by a low wall with central gate piers and cast iron gates. Recessed centre (south front) has 2 windows, east wing has single window over projecting porch.
South front ashlar, right wing rendered with some raised quoins. Moulded eaves cornice. Sash windows: marginal glazing bar sashes to south front, glazing bar sashes to east. Porch in north east corner closed, with Ionic portico with entablature to west and a niche to south.
Double span gable to east wing which has 3 chimneys, a kneeler with a plaster lion couchant and a single window to left. North front to east wing has front brick with chamfered quoins, kneelers and rusticated headstones. Later 4 light bay to right.
Rear: ashlar at back of centre portion, which also has an Ionic portico.
Nos 14 to 46 (even) and Orchard House form a group, of which Nos 14 to 18, 26 to 34
and 42 to 46 and 44A are of local interest.
Listing NGR: NY9386263986
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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