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Allenheads Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8007 / 54°48'2"N

Longitude: -2.2181 / 2°13'5"W

OS Eastings: 386076

OS Northings: 545108

OS Grid: NY860451

Mapcode National: GBR DDYX.LW

Mapcode Global: WHB32.WLYL

Entry Name: Allenheads Hall

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240150

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


26/29 Allenheads Hall


Country House built 1854 as a residence for Thomas Sopwith, mine agent and
engineer, who may have been the architect. Squared stone with tooled and
margined quoins, ashlar dressings, slate roofs. Irregular L-plan. Eclectic
style with Gothic details. Entrance front 2 storeys, 6 bays, the 3 at left
facing the stable yard. In fifth bay a slightly projecting porch with heavy
cornice; 12-pane sash windows with shouldered lintels. Corbel table to eaves.
Hipped roofs with corniced ridge stacks. West front 4 bays, irregular, with
canted bay. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: NY8607645108

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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