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Blackett House and Temperance Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Matfen, Northumberland

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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

Plus Code: 9C7W22RW+JG

Entry Name: Blackett House and Temperance Cottage

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238660

Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Matfen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Matfen Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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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

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