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Stocksfield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Broomley and Stocksfield, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9487 / 54°56'55"N

Longitude: -1.9183 / 1°55'5"W

OS Eastings: 405333

OS Northings: 561568

OS Grid: NZ053615

Mapcode National: GBR HC16.HT

Mapcode Global: WHB2G.HWR3

Entry Name: Stocksfield House

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240472

Location: Broomley and Stocksfield, Northumberland, NE43

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Broomley and Stocksfield

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bywell St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 06 SE
5/87 Stocksfield House


Former headmaster's house to Bywell School, dated 1832. Squared stone with
tooled ashlar porch and dressings; Welsh slate roof. Tudor Gothic style.
South elevation 2 storeys, 2 bays. Chamfered plinth. Projecting porch at
left has vertical-panelled door in chamfered pointed arch with hollow-chamfered
hoodmould; moulded string below moulded parapet stepped up over central plain
recessed panel. Single-light windows in porch returns and to right of porch;
2-light window above. At right 2-light windows, the upper in corbelled-out
gabled half dormer with serpentine traceried bargeboard; date panel with
Allendale arms over upper window. All openings in chamfered surrounds.
Overhanging eaves; central stack with 4 short diagonally-set shafts.

Right return 2 gabled bays; 3-light (lower) and 2-light windows, similar
ornamental bargeboards. Rear elevation shows porch projection with renewed
doors in 4-centred chamfered arch. Corbelled-out 1st floor with 2-light
windows and Allendale arms in gable; ornamental bargeboards.

Listing NGR: NZ0533361568

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

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