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Jubilee Hall with Attached Wall to South West

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3418 / 55°20'30"N

Longitude: -1.7326 / 1°43'57"W

OS Eastings: 417058

OS Northings: 605336

OS Grid: NU170053

Mapcode National: GBR J6BN.PY

Mapcode Global: WHC1R.CZ6T

Entry Name: Jubilee Hall with Attached Wall to South West

Listing Date: 15 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236866

Location: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarlan

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Shilbottle St James

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 10 NE
(North side)
2/197 Jubilee Hall,
with attached
wall to south-west


Village hall and attached wall, dated 1887, incorporating part of C18 cottage.
Hall snecked stone, with timber belfry with copper dome; wall and cottage
squared stone. Pantile roofs except for Welsh slates on outshut at rear of
Gabled front of hall shows boarded door with marble war memorial plaque to
right. 3-light transomed window, with moulded wood surround and small-paned
casements, under timber lintel with datestone in semicircular relieving arch
above. Coped gable on footstones with moulded finials; at apex square
bellcote on moulded corbels, with moulded corner shafts carrying swept dome
with weathervane. Attached wall runs forward from left end to street front,
stepping down in 3 irregular sections with pyramid-topped square piers between;
gabled coping. Set back to right is 1-bay part of cottage: boarded door in
chamfered surround with paired 6-pane casements on left; corniced ridge stack
heightened in brick. Attached building to right is Reading Room (q.v.).
3-bay left return of hall shows 2- and 3-light transomed windows in moulded
wood surrounds; similar 3-light window in rear gable-end.
Interior: Early C18 panelled round arch with imposts and fluted keyblock
reset as entrance to hall from cottage part, almost certainly from removed
1st floor of the house which is now the Reading Room.

Listing NGR: NU1705805336

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 21 August 2017.

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

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