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Latitude: 55.3045 / 55°18'16"N
Longitude: -1.9108 / 1°54'38"W
OS Eastings: 405760
OS Northings: 601158
OS Grid: NU057011
Mapcode National: GBR H733.39
Mapcode Global: WHB0Q.MX9W
Entry Name: Whitton Cottage whitton Grange
Listing Date: 29 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1155453
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236329
Location: Whitton and Tosson, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Whitton and Tosson
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NU 00 SE
House. 1921, on site of and incorporating some masonry from an earlier house.
By Robert Mauchlen for Sir Angus Watson. Ashlar with chamfered plinth; Lakeland
U-plan. Centre with projecting cross-gabled wings. 2 storeys, 6 windows.
Centre section: 2 semicircular steps to central panelled door in bolection-
moulded surround with shaped stone hood on brackets; lintel inscribed A 19 W
Above the door a round-headed niche with pilasters, moulded archivolt and
keystone, the base inscribed EN ATTENDANT UNE MEILLEURE. Flanking 5-light
windows on ground floor. with flat mullions, in shallow moulded surrounds; leaded
casements. Four similar 3-light windows on let floor, with floating cornices.
Wings: similar 6-light windows on each floor. Niches above. Hipped roof
with gabled wings. Two tall corniced stacks rise from angle of centre and
wings. Lean-to sun lounge on left return has corniced end piers with later
Rear: irregular and picturesque with similar windows. Apsidal stair projection.
Attached to right the former coach house and coachman's flat, now a cottage in
similar style. Steeply-pitched roof with slate-hung gable.
Listing NGR: NU0576001158
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