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East House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancroft, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.7126 / 55°42'45"N

Longitude: -1.9527 / 1°57'9"W

OS Eastings: 403070

OS Northings: 646572

OS Grid: NU030465

Mapcode National: GBR G2TD.11

Mapcode Global: WH9YR.ZP90

Entry Name: East House

Listing Date: 22 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370953

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237876

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland, TD15

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ancroft

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Ancroft St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 04 NW
7/23 East House


House. c.1810-15. Rendered with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof. L-plan.
2 storeys, 3 bays. Rusticated quoins. Central flush-panel door in doorcase
with architrave, pilasters, triglyph frieze and modillion cornice. Decorative
patterned overlight. 12-pane sashes in raised stone surrounds. lst-floor
band. Finely-moulded cornice. Concave hipped roof with C20 stone stacks on

Left return 4 bays with similar detail. To rear apsidal stair projection in
re-entrant angle, with curved 12-pane sash.

Interior: Stone geometric stair with elegantly curved soffit, stick balusters,
slender turned newels. Panelled reveals, dado rails, 6-panel doors; 2 marble
fireplaces, and cornices; all this detail has finely-fluted mouldings with
paterae and rosettes.

Listing NGR: NU0307046572

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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