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Cliff House and Cliffside

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1536 / 55°9'13"N

Longitude: -2.0075 / 2°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 399618

OS Northings: 584365

OS Grid: NY996843

Mapcode National: GBR G8FV.5C

Mapcode Global: WHB1G.4Q9J

Plus Code: 9C7V5X3R+FX

Entry Name: Cliff House and Cliffside

Listing Date: 5 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044917

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239620

Location: Kirkwhelpington, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Kirkwhelpington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Kirkwhelpington with Kirkharle and Kirkheaton

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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7/85 Cliff House and


House now subdivided into 3. Early C19 with C18 core. Dressed stone with
ashlar door and window surrounds; ashlar porch and one gable end. Welsh slate
roof. 2 storeys. L-shaped with further small extension to rear. 3-bay front,
the left bay projecting. 6-panelled door with margined overlight in flat-topped
porch in angle of L. A second door, now a C20 French window with overlight, in
central bay has chamfered C18 surround heightened in C19.

Ground floor windows are 12-pane sashes. 1st floor windows are shorter 9-pane

Projecting bay has tall 12-pane sash with cyma-moulded cornice. Small window

Gabled roofs of quite steep pitch. Lean-to to rear. Ridged coping and kneelers.
One stone corniced ridge stack and 3 similar end stacks.

Interior has early C19 cast-iron staircase with clustered-shafted balusters and
wreathed handrail. 6-panelled doors and internal shutters.

C20 single-storey addition on left return and C20 lean-to conservatory on
front are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY9961884365

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