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High House West

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandhoe, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9918 / 54°59'30"N

Longitude: -2.0497 / 2°2'58"W

OS Eastings: 396919

OS Northings: 566355

OS Grid: NY969663

Mapcode National: GBR GB4Q.1D

Mapcode Global: WHB26.HS6L

Plus Code: 9C6VXXR2+P4

Entry Name: High House West

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043017

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240074

Location: Sandhoe, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Sandhoe

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: St John Lee

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NY 96 NE (North side)

5/315 High House West


House, formerly kitchen or brewhouse, originally detached, to Sandhoe High House
(q.v.). C17, altered in C18. Coursed roughly-squared stone with cut quoins
and dressings; graduated Lakeland slate roof. South elevation 2 storeys, 1 bay.
Renewed doorway in raised stone surround on left; 12-pane sash window with C20
casement over, both in architraves. Roof hipped to left, ridge stack. Gabled
right return (visible from rear of Sandhoe High House) shows ground and 1st
floor windows, with C20 casements under round-arched heads with radial glazing
bars, in raised stone surrounds with imposts and keystones.

Interior: C17 fireplace with segmental chamfered arch. C20 pent outshut at
west end and attached block to north-east, altered in C20, are not of special

Detached kitchens are often recorded in C16 and C17 documentary sources (e.g.
in Newcastle) but very few examples survive.

Listing NGR: NY9691966355

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