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Matfen High House

A Grade II Listed Building in Matfen, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0219 / 55°1'19"N

Longitude: -1.9215 / 1°55'17"W

OS Eastings: 405114

OS Northings: 569714

OS Grid: NZ051697

Mapcode National: GBR HB0C.SK

Mapcode Global: WHB28.G16F

Entry Name: Matfen High House

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238652

Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Matfen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stamfordham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/01/2015:
Matfen High House
(Formerly listed as High House)

NZ 06 NE



House. c.1840, with earlier core. Random rubble with ashlar dressings and
Welsh slate roof. Tudor style. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Tudor-arched door with
moulded surround in gabled porch with kneelers. 2-light, double-chamfered
windows in raised surrounds; 12-pane sashes to each light. Angle pilaster
strips. Stone brackets supporting eaves. Gabled roof with kneelers and ridged
coping. End stacks of 4 corniced conjoined octagonal shafts. Re-used lintel
on rear door dated 1723.

Listing NGR: NZ0511469714

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

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