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Kings Head Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale Town, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8976 / 54°53'51"N

Longitude: -2.2549 / 2°15'17"W

OS Eastings: 383749

OS Northings: 555902

OS Grid: NY837559

Mapcode National: GBR DCPT.M4

Mapcode Global: WHB2P.B5G8

Entry Name: Kings Head Hotel

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240196

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Built-Up Area: Allendale Town

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

Allendale Town

24/76 Kings Head Hotel


Inn, earlier C18, altered. Rubble, tooled dressings, slate roof, stone gable
stacks. Rectangular block with rear wing comprising 1st floor ballroom over
former stabling. Front 3 storeys, 2 windows. Central 6-panelled door, with
decorative overlight in rusticated surround, flanked by C20 windows. 1st
floor C20 windows in old openings with projecting lintels and sills, 2nd floor
altered sashes, tooled lintels and sills. Rear wing gable holds canted bay
with sash windows. Left return has blocked segmental-headed carriage entrance,
2 large 16-pane sashes to 1st floor and 2 12-pane sashes to 2nd floor.
Interior: 1st floor has 2 early C18 fireplaces, altered C18 stair with moulded
handrail. Function room (former ballroom) in rear wing has good C18 fireplace
and plaster cornice with flowers and foliage.

Listing NGR: NY8374955902

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