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High Town House

A Grade II Listed Building in Melkridge, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9706 / 54°58'14"N

Longitude: -2.4124 / 2°24'44"W

OS Eastings: 373697

OS Northings: 564074

OS Grid: NY736640

Mapcode National: GBR CBLY.JZ

Mapcode Global: WH912.XBF9

Entry Name: High Town House

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156461

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240780

Location: Melkridge, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Melkridge

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 76 SW
(North side, off)
High Town
16/52 High Town House

House. Dated 1741 on re-cut doorway keystone. Coursed rubble and dressings,
Welsh slate roof, stone and brick chimneys. Of 2 builds on sloping site: 2
storeys, 3 bays with 3-storey, 2-window section at right. 3-bay left section:
rusticated round-arched door surround with keystone inscribed TIB 1741; flanking
replaced French windows and sashes above in raised surrounds. Right section has
scattered fenestration in raised surrounds. Continuous roof has end stacks and
a ridge stack above junction; right end stack has rebuilt brick top. C19 rear
additions. C20 addition on left return not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY7369764074

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

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