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Branxton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Branxton, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.6311 / 55°37'51"N

Longitude: -2.1678 / 2°10'4"W

OS Eastings: 389532

OS Northings: 637516

OS Grid: NT895375

Mapcode National: GBR F39B.G7

Mapcode Global: WH9Z1.NQXH

Entry Name: Branxton House

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237968

Location: Branxton, Northumberland, TD12

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Branxton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Branxton St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NT 83 NE
9/1 Branxton House

House with former Post Office attached to right. Early C19, Post Office
dated 1854 over back door. Rendered with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof.

House 2 storeys, 3 bays. Thin angle pilaster strips. Central panelled door
with overlight in thin stone surround. 12-pane sashes in similar surrounds.
Gabled roof with flat coping and brick end stacks.

Post Office: Lower 2 storeys, 3 bays with 12-pane sashes on ground floor and
shorter 9-pane sashes above, all in raised alternating-block surrounds.

Rear of house also symmetrical with central boarded door and 12-pane sashes
including large stair window above door.

Rear of Post Office is one tall storey to left, 3 bays. Central 2-leaf door
with dated lintel; flanking 20-pane shop windows. To right 2-storey section
with two 12-pane sashes.

Interior has 6-panel doors and shutters. Staircase with cast iron balusters.

Listing NGR: NT8953237516

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

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