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Netherton School

A Grade II Listed Building in West Bedlington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1317 / 55°7'54"N

Longitude: -1.6336 / 1°38'0"W

OS Eastings: 423460

OS Northings: 581983

OS Grid: NZ234819

Mapcode National: GBR K913.47

Mapcode Global: WHC2Y.W88T

Entry Name: Netherton School

Listing Date: 18 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371367

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235879

Location: West Bedlington, Northumberland, NE22

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: West Bedlington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bedlington St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 28 SW (North side)

4/8 Netherton School


School, dated 1846 on rear wing. Roughly-squared stone with ashlar quoins and
dressings; roof of large blue slates. Tudor-Gothic style. South elevation 6
bays, single-storeyed except for 2-storey porch in 3rd bay. Moulded plinth,
stepped buttresses. Projecting porch with diagonal buttresses and 1st floor
string; renewed glazed door in moulded 4-centred arch with hoodmould, beneath
canted oriel with 2-light window and brattished cornice, and tablet with
monogram of Earl of Carlisle under coped gable with moulded kneelers and
finial. Main part has 2-light windows in moulded surrounds holding small-paned
casements. Coped gables with moulded kneelers and finials; taller cross-
gabled roof of porch has ridge stack with 2 diagonal and 1 square-set shafts.
Returns each show 4-light transomed window, with pointed window in gable above.
Rear elevation shows outshut on left and parallel 2-storey wing on right, with
datestone on its left return and right end stack with twin diagonally-set
shafts and moulded cornice.

Listing NGR: NZ2346081983

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