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Whickam Park whickham Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Whickham, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9465 / 54°56'47"N

Longitude: -1.6727 / 1°40'21"W

OS Eastings: 421062

OS Northings: 561363

OS Grid: NZ210613

Mapcode National: GBR JCR7.NM

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.8XQT

Entry Name: Whickam Park whickham Park

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025140

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303892

Location: Gateshead, NE16

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Dunston Hill and Whickham East

Built-Up Area: Whickham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whickham

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2161 SW WHICKHAM FRONT STREET (north side)
Whickham
17/128
Whickham Park
4.7.85

G.V. II

House now 4 separate dwellings. Mid C18. Ashlar with plinth; roof of
graduated Westmorland slate has flat stone gable coping. 2 storeys, 5 windows.
Inserted sash window in central doorway with architrave, frieze and cornice
hood. All windows have C19 sashes with lintels cut in imitation of voussoirs,
moulded stone sills; wood reveals to those on first floor. First floor string,
eaves cornice, blocking course. C19, one-storey canted bay at right has
similar sash windows to those of main house, under moulded, coped parapet
with slits. Left return has C19 2-storey square bay and C19 porch. Interior
not inspected. Historical note: early C19 alterations and additions by
Jasper Harrison; 1825-31 residence of Charles Attwood, ironmaster and
political reformer. Source: W. Bourn, Annals of the Parish of Whickham,
Consett 1892.


Listing NGR: NZ2106261363

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