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1-3, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Capheaton, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1176 / 55°7'3"N

Longitude: -1.9472 / 1°56'49"W

OS Eastings: 403466

OS Northings: 580352

OS Grid: NZ034803

Mapcode National: GBR G9V8.79

Mapcode Global: WHB1P.2M1N

Entry Name: 1-3, Front Street

Listing Date: 28 April 1969

Last Amended: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238586

Location: Capheaton, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Capheaton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Kirkwhelpington with Kirkharle and Kirkheaton

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 08 SW

3/101 Nos. 1 to 3
28.4.69 (consecutive)
(formerly listed as
No 1 (Swiss Cottage)
and No 2)


3 cottages. Part of planned village development of late C18 by Sir Edward
Swinburne who died in 1786. Dressed stone with graduated Lakeland slate roof.
Single storey, 10 bays. 3 boarded doors with semicircular relieving arches
over. Small Yorkshire sash windows and 3 large C20 windows. Band above windows.
Wood brackets support widely-overhanging eaves. Gabled roof with one ridge and
2 end stacks.

Interior: each room was built with a transverse, brick, segmental vault.
These are now all obscured by false ceilings.

Hodgson: History of Northumberland Part II Vol. I.

Listing NGR: NZ0346680352

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