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Old Hollinside

A Grade I Listed Building in Whickham South and Sunniside, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9336 / 54°56'1"N

Longitude: -1.712 / 1°42'43"W

OS Eastings: 418548

OS Northings: 559920

OS Grid: NZ185599

Mapcode National: GBR JCHD.47

Mapcode Global: WHC3W.N8Y4

Plus Code: 9C6WW7MQ+C5

Entry Name: Old Hollinside

Listing Date: 1 February 1950

Last Amended: 18 November 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025137

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303886

Location: Whickham and Sunniside, Gateshead, NE16

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Whickham South and Sunniside

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whickham

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Old Hollinside


Fortified Manor House. Possibly C13. Sandstone rubble; coursed squared sandstone lower part. Quoins, larger in lower sections. Plan: hall with small chamber at south-west, larger chambers at south-east and north-east flanking entrance. Evidence of 2 storeys; 3 bays. East elevation: flat lintel and alternate block jambs to empty entrance under lintel, with rectangular window at first floor, recessed behind tall 2-centred arch under turret. Passage behind entrance may have contained stair. Small rectangular window at right of south-east chamber. South elevation shows 2 windows at ground floor and 1 at right with chamfered stone lintels and sills with irregular jambs. 2-light 2-centred-arched window at first floor west has plate tracery with vesica between light heads. North elevation has small rectangular window at ground floor and larger rectangular window at first floor; stone drain at right. Interior shows corbels in south wall above window level. North-east chamber has barrel vault running north south. Empty and roofless at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1854859920

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