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Ship Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.5138 / 55°30'49"N

Longitude: -1.6199 / 1°37'11"W

OS Eastings: 424103

OS Northings: 624517

OS Grid: NU241245

Mapcode National: GBR K44P.38

Mapcode Global: WHC11.2NXW

Entry Name: Ship Inn

Listing Date: 31 December 1969

Last Amended: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237080

Location: Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Newton-by-the-Sea

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Embleton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(West side)
Low Newton-by-the-Sea

3/189 Ship Inn and
31.12.69 Nos. 4, 5 and 6
(formerly listed as Ship
Inn, Rockside and No 6)

Inn and terrace of cottages. Inn C18 perhaps with older fabric, remodelled
mid-C19; cottages C18 remodelled mid-C19. Rubble with cut quoins and dressings,
whitewashed; Welsh purple slate roof to inn and blue slate roof to cottages;
orange brick stacks to inn and white brick stacks to cottages. Inn 2 storeys,
3 irregular bays. Left-of-centre boarded door with 3-pane overlight within
later pent porch; 4-pane sash windows, paired to right of porch. Coped
gables, end stacks. Cottages to left 1 storey + attics, 3 irregular bays.
Three 4-panel doors, two of them part-glazed, inside C20 pent porches. Nos.
4 and 5 each have paired 12-pane sashes left of the porch and a small window
right; No. 6 has paired plain sashes right of the porch. Each cottage has a
half dormer with a 9-pane short sash in a stone surround under a coped gable
on moulded kneelers. Coped left end gable; 2 stepped-and-banded ridge stacks.

Rear elevation of inn shows central semicircular stair turret with conical
roof, a rare feature which might indicate a C16 or C17 origin.

Pent porches are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2410324517

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

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