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Latitude: 54.9726 / 54°58'21"N
Longitude: -2.1037 / 2°6'13"W
OS Eastings: 393457
OS Northings: 564229
OS Grid: NY934642
Mapcode National: GBR FBRY.B7
Mapcode Global: WHB2C.N8FR
Entry Name: Hexham House
Listing Date: 2 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1281531
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239098
Location: Hexham, Northumberland, NE46
Civil Parish: Hexham
Built-Up Area: Hexham
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Hexham
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
1. (South West Side)
NY 9364 1/26 2.10.51.
Dated 1723 with later wings. Main garden front to south west. 3 storeys,
5 windows with 2 storey flanking wings of 2 windows each. Ashlar with quoins
at sides of main block, centre bay and south east wing. Moulded string above
1st and ground floors. Cornice and parapet. Stone chimneys. Glazing bar sash
windows. Projecting porch on piers, reeded door surround to glazed door.
Inside on lintel to this door: "T.A." over "Has Aedes struxit" over "1723".
Panelled rooms to garden. Left hand wing recessed; rubble with some alterations
on ground floor. Right hand (south-east) wing ashlar circa 1840 with cornice
and blocking course. Rich plasterwork inside, coved ceiling to garden front
room. Street front: wings project, right hand wing (north west) brick built
and joined to centre by narrow 1 window annexe. This wing also has a lead
rainwater head to street, kidney shaped with mask in relief with, above, a
box with the arms of Durham Abbey. South east wing ashlar. Centre ashlar,
3 windows with raised surrounds, cornice and parapet. Closed porch with 6
panel door in centre.
Hexham House, together with Nos 2 to 10 (even) and the Wall to the Bowling Green,
form a group.
Listing NGR: NY9345764229
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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