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The Red Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitburn, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9477 / 54°56'51"N

Longitude: -1.3682 / 1°22'5"W

OS Eastings: 440566

OS Northings: 561631

OS Grid: NZ405616

Mapcode National: GBR LCW7.L5

Mapcode Global: WHD4Z.YWNX

Plus Code: 9C6WWJXJ+3P

Entry Name: The Red Cottage

Listing Date: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355076

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303664

Location: South Tyneside, SR6

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Whitburn and Marsden

Built-Up Area: Whitburn

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whitburn

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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The Red Cottage


House; dated 1842; by Benjamin Green for Thomas Barnes. Red and grey brick; roof
of plain and pan tiles. Much Tudor decoration. L plan with entrance porch in the
angle. 2 storeys, 3 bays, with cross gable left of entrance containing a bay
window of 2 double sashes surmounted by a pierced parapet; two small Gothick
windows over: a quatrefoil window in an arched recess above entrance porch also
with pierced parapet; a tripartite sash to right of entrance has a single Gothick
window above, under a gablet. The return has two casements at first floor with
rubbed and gauged brick lintels, and a decorated chimney stack. All original
gables and front parapets are quatrefoil pierced, all gables have crow steps with
roll-moulded copings. There is a later rear extension. The chimneys are all
Tudor style.

Listing NGR: NZ4056661631

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