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George Stephenson's Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wylam, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9793 / 54°58'45"N

Longitude: -1.8047 / 1°48'16"W

OS Eastings: 412596

OS Northings: 564982

OS Grid: NZ125649

Mapcode National: GBR HBVV.2V

Mapcode Global: WHC3N.73VM

Plus Code: 9C6WX5HW+P4

Entry Name: George Stephenson's Cottage

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239529

Location: Wylam, Northumberland, NE41

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Wylam

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Wylam St Oswin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Historic house museum

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19/156 George Stephenson's s

House. C18. Random rubble partly rendered. Pantile above stone slate roof.
Central plank door. Flanking 12-pane Yorkshire sashes. Small 6-pane window
above door. Continuous outshut to rear has C20 windows. Steeply-pitched
gabled roof edged by stone slates. Thin raised coping and 2 rebuilt brick
end stacks.

Plaque on front wall records birth here of George Stephenson on June 9th 1781.

A National Trust Property.

Listing NGR: NZ1259664982

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