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Latitude: 55.0415 / 55°2'29"N
Longitude: -1.9537 / 1°57'13"W
OS Eastings: 403058
OS Northings: 571892
OS Grid: NZ030718
Mapcode National: GBR GBS4.TK
Mapcode Global: WHB21.YJVY
Entry Name: Blackett House and Temperance Cottage
Listing Date: 22 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303470
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238660
Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20
Civil Parish: Matfen
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Matfen Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/02/2015
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Blackett House and Temperance Cottage
(Formerly listed as Temperance Hotel and Temperance Cottage)
House and cottage. Formerly an inn and later a temperance hotel. Ashlar with
Welsh slate roof. House 2 storeys, 4 windows, with lower 1-bay cottage attached
to right. House has 2-bay section to left and slightly projecting cross-gabled
section to right. Panelled door with 5-pane overlight in stone porch with
Gothic bargeboards, in re-entrant angle. 16-pane sashes above and to left.
Projecting section has canted bay window with stone mullions and pent roof;
two 2-light windows above. In the gable a large painted crest of the Blackett
Cottage has C20 door with triple keystone. 2-light window on ground floor and
gabled half-dormer above.
Gabled roof. Flat coping on left, ridged coping with kneelers elsewhere. End
stacks, plain on left, corniced on right.
Listing NGR: NZ0305871892
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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