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Station House

A Grade II Listed Building in Haltwhistle, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9681 / 54°58'5"N

Longitude: -2.4628 / 2°27'45"W

OS Eastings: 370470

OS Northings: 563821

OS Grid: NY704638

Mapcode National: GBR CB7Z.MV

Mapcode Global: WH912.4DJ6

Entry Name: Station House

Listing Date: 22 August 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240763

Location: Haltwhistle, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Haltwhistle

Built-Up Area: Haltwhistle

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

HALTWHISTLE STATION ROAD
NY 76 SW
(East side, off)
16/29 Station House
22.8.73
GV II

Former station master's house, now private dwelling. 1838, probably by
Benjamin Green for the Newcastle and Carlisle Railway Company. Dressed stone,
Welsh slate roof and ashlar chimney stacks. T-plan: deep gable-fronted wing
at left with set-back wing at right-angles on right; extruded front porch.
Tudor style. Chamfered doorways and stone-mullioned windows. Projecting
gable-fronted left bay: one storey plus attic; canted bay window under hipped
roof; 2-light attic window above; steeply-pitched roof has coped gable with
square block at apex and shaped footstones. Set-back wing at right-angles
on right: tall single storey, 2 bays wide; porch on left bay and narrow 2-
light window at right; steeply-pitched roof rises to same ridge height and
has identical details at gable; cross-axial chimney with 4 conjoined octagonal-
plan stacks. Gable-fronted porch of 2 low storeys: blocked doorway with
round window above; similar roof and gable details. 3-bay left return has
central, partly-glazed door with small sash window above and flanking 2-light
windows. Attached single-storey former privy and coal shed, with boarded
doors and lean-to roof, and similar porch/kitchen partly enclosing rear yard.

(G. Whittle, The Newcastle and Carlisle Railway, 1979).


Listing NGR: NY7047063821

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