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6-8, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Capheaton, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1172 / 55°7'1"N

Longitude: -1.9491 / 1°56'56"W

OS Eastings: 403344

OS Northings: 580314

OS Grid: NZ033803

Mapcode National: GBR G9T8.TF

Mapcode Global: WHB1P.1M4Y

Entry Name: 6-8, Front Street

Listing Date: 28 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238589

Location: Capheaton, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Capheaton

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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Listing Text

CAPHEATON FRONT STREET
NZ 08 SW
3/104
Nos. 6 to 8
28.4.69 (consecutive)


GV II


3 cottages. Part of late C18 planned village development by Sir Edward
Swinburne who died in 1786. Dressed stone with graduated Lakeland slate roof.
Single storey, 10 bays. 3 boarded doors. Nos. 7 and 8 have Yorkshire sash
windows. No. 6 has C20 windows. Band above windows. Paired wood brackets
support widely-overhanging eaves. Corniced ridge and end stacks.

Interior: each room was built with a transverse, brick, segmental vault.
These are mostly now obscured by false ceilings.

Hodgson: History of Northumberland. Part II Vol. I.


Listing NGR: NZ0334480314

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