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Harbottle Castle (New)

A Grade II Listed Building in Harbottle, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3357 / 55°20'8"N

Longitude: -2.1007 / 2°6'2"W

OS Eastings: 393710

OS Northings: 604634

OS Grid: NT937046

Mapcode National: GBR F6SR.03

Mapcode Global: WHB0M.P4WX

Entry Name: Harbottle Castle (New)

Listing Date: 3 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041280

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236158

Location: Harbottle, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Harbottle

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NT 9304 (East end)

26/71 Harbottle Castle
Units 1, 2 and 3


House now divided into 3 units. Probably older core, but externally entirely
1829 by John Dobson for the Fenwicke-Clennels.

Ashlar with Scottish and Welsh slate roof. Classical style. 2 storeys. 5 x 5-
bay front block with lower 3-bay service wing on west side, which has attached
service ranges round courtyard to rear.

East front (former entrance front): Mid C19 stone porch, with 2-leaf half-
glazed door and tall margined fanlight, flanked by narrow round-headed windows.
Gabled roof with ball finials over gable and kneelers. Original doorway inside
porch is roundheaded with keystone and framed in attached Tuscan columns with
frieze and cornice.

2-pane sashes on ground floor, 12-pane sashes above. Broad first-floor band.
Moulded cornice.

Hipped roof with square, corniced ridge stacks.

On left return a late C19 canted bay window and a doorway with Tuscan entablature
otherwise 12-pane sashes. Right return, i.e. rear of house, is more irregular
with 12-pane sashes and roundheaded staircase window with intersecting glazing

Interior has 6-panel doors with panelled reveals, panelled shutters and one good
wood fireplace with eared architrave surround and foliage panels in the frieze.

Biographical Dictionary of British Architects: Colvin.

Listing NGR: NT9371004634

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