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Archway and Gates Stable Block and Attached Wall to North East of Shawdon Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Hedgeley, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4229 / 55°25'22"N

Longitude: -1.8549 / 1°51'17"W

OS Eastings: 409279

OS Northings: 614341

OS Grid: NU092143

Mapcode National: GBR H5HQ.6V

Mapcode Global: WHC19.GYXM

Entry Name: Archway and Gates Stable Block and Attached Wall to North East of Shawdon Hall

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236592

Location: Hedgeley, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Hedgeley

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whittingham and Edlingham with Bolton Chapel

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 01 SE
8/247 Archway and gates,
stable block and
attached wall to
north-east of
Shawdon Hall

Archway and gates, probably 1858 by John Dobson; stable block and wall c.1780
possibly by William Newton, with C19 rear wing. Archway ashlar, gates timber
and cast-iron, stable block and wall squared stone with Welsh slate roof,
Stable block L-plan, linked by archway at south-west corner to rear wing of
Hall (q.v.).

Round archway with plinth, moulded keystone and impost band broken by pilasters
rising to a plain frieze and moulded cornice, carrying pedestal with seated
lion holding shield with motto. Panelled double gates with spiked top rail.

Stable block, to right 2 storeys, 7 bays, symmetrical. Plinth, moulded eaves
cornice. Central boarded double doors, under radial fanlight in keyed round
arch flanked by small casements under larger elliptical arch. 4-pane sash
windows; 6-pane sashes on 1st floor. Hipped roof with C20 roof lights. Added
left rear wing with 4-pane sash windows.

Right return, facing downhill, has segmental arch to cellar with brick barrel
vault; and blind lst-floor window. Attached wall to left has broader segmental
arch to cellar with stone barrel vault running under lawn in front of stables;
wall with flat coping sloped down to left.

Listing NGR: NU0927914341

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