This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 55.3097 / 55°18'34"N
Longitude: -1.9129 / 1°54'46"W
OS Eastings: 405623
OS Northings: 601736
OS Grid: NU056017
Mapcode National: GBR H721.NF
Mapcode Global: WHB0Q.LS8W
Entry Name: Turks Head Inn
Listing Date: 25 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1203235
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236637
Location: Rothbury, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Rothbury
Built-Up Area: Rothbury
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
ROTHBURY HIGH STREET
25/291 Turk's Head Inn
Inn. Rebuilt 1874 after fire; late C17 or early C18 rear wing. Main part
tooled stone with rock-faced plinth and cut dressings; rear wing large rubble.
Welsh slate roof except for pantiles on end part of rear wing. 2 storeys +
attics, 2 + 1 + 2 bays. Chamfered plinth, sill bands. Gabled 2-bay outer
sections with diamond-rusticated end pilasters, have 4-pane sash windows in
moulded raised stone surrounds, including smaller central attic window in
gable. Slightly-recessed centre has half-glazed double doors under segmental
arch with broach-stopped chamfered jambs, moulded imposts, rusticated voussoirs
and carved keystone with date on rear face; 4-pane sash above and raised
shaped parapet on moulded corbels, with central bust of Turk. Stepped-and-
corniced left end and ridge stacks; right end stack heightened with C20 brick
top. Wing to rear right refenestrated in C19; end gable shows pigeon hole
with alighting band and raised reverse-stepped coping.
Small rendered extension to rear left is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NU0562301736
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings