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Thomas Bewick's Birthplace at Cherryburn

A Grade II Listed Building in Prudhoe, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9584 / 54°57'30"N

Longitude: -1.8841 / 1°53'2"W

OS Eastings: 407519

OS Northings: 562648

OS Grid: NZ075626

Mapcode National: GBR HC83.WB

Mapcode Global: WHC3M.1M2N

Entry Name: Thomas Bewick's Birthplace at Cherryburn

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239493

Location: Prudhoe, Northumberland, NE43

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Prudhoe

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Mickley St George

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

East side (off)

18/138 Thomas Bewick's birthplace
at Cherryburn


Former cottage and attached byre now used as hay store and stable. Cottage
C18, byre C19. Whitewashed stone with Welsh slate roof. Single-storey cottage
on right now has 2 plank doors in centre, one small 4-pane window to left and
one ½-slatted window to right. Sundial set into wall on left of door. Upper
door to hay loft on right return. 2-storey byre to left has plank door on
right with pitching door above and one hit-and-miss window left.

Gabled roofs, the cottage much more steeply pitched. Flat coping on left gable.

Birthplace in 1753 of Thomas Bewick. A C20 plate above cottage door records

Included mainly for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0751962648

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

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