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Coates the Printers

A Grade II Listed Building in Alnwick, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4139 / 55°24'50"N

Longitude: -1.7098 / 1°42'35"W

OS Eastings: 418467

OS Northings: 613371

OS Grid: NU184133

Mapcode National: GBR J5HV.M2

Mapcode Global: WHC1K.P5ZY

Entry Name: Coates the Printers

Listing Date: 12 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361427

Location: Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Alnwick

Built-Up Area: Alnwick

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Alnwick

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-
905-/4/10000 Coates The Printers
Former Mission Hall and Soup Kitchen, now a printers works.
1886. Designed by F R Wilson. Rubble stone with ashlar
dressings. Slate roofs with ornate bargeboards, topped by two
square ventilators with pyramidal roofs. A single gable and
four wall stacks. Quoins. 2 storey, with the taller Mission
Hall on the upper foor.
East front has three 4-light cross casements, with between to
the left two small shuttered openings and between to the right
a doorway with a low plank door and tall 2-light overlight,
beyond to the right a blocked door. Above three tall canted
bay windows sunk into the wall, each with 4-light cross
casements with moulded heads, between to the left a flush
stack and to the right an external stack supported on corbels
which form the head of the lower door.
South front has a two storey canted projection with a single
two storey canted bay window. There is a low attched wall with
a blocked gateway bearing the date, 1886.
West front has three tall two storey canted bay windows sunk
into the wall with ornate timber gables with barge boards.
Between to the left is a doorway with plank door and moulded
arched head and overlight. Between on the upper floors two
external stacks supported on stone corbels. To the right a
cross casement and beyond a projecting gabled porch, with
pointed arched doorway with double plank doors. Above a
quatrofoil with a blank shield.

Listing NGR: NU1846913373

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