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Western House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hexhamshire, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8862 / 54°53'10"N

Longitude: -2.1327 / 2°7'57"W

OS Eastings: 391586

OS Northings: 554613

OS Grid: NY915546

Mapcode National: GBR FCKY.27

Mapcode Global: WHB2R.6GP0

Entry Name: Western House

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240571

Location: Hexhamshire, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Hexhamshire

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whitley St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 95 SW NY 916546

14/201 Western house


House, dated 1755 (with initials TMI) on door lintel, incorporating earlier
bastle fabric. Rubble with long roughly-shaped quoins and cut dressings;
Scottish slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, slightly irregular. Right-of-centre
4-panel door in chamfered surround with dated lintel, 8-pane fixed casement
over; paired 8-pane (lower)and 6-pane (upper) casements in flanking bays;
all windows in chamfered surrounds, those in end bays formerly of 2 lights.
2 tiers of blocked pigeon holes to left of window above door. Coped left
gable with stack rebuilt in brick on older stone base; rendered right end
stack. Adjacent later house to right altered and not of interest.
Interior: during recent alterations gable-headed byre door of bastle exposed
in east wall, now concealed.

Listing NGR: NY9158654613

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

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