The Iron Rails
- 11 Jun 2002
- The Iron Rails, Marygate, Holy Island, Berwick Upon Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2SJ
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NU 1241 HOLY ISLAND MARYGATE (North side)
12/30 The Iron Rails
House, formerly inn. Early C18. Rendered with painted ashlar door and window surrounds. Welsh slate roof and brick chimneys. L-shaped.
2 storeys, 5 bays. 2 steps with flanking iron railings up to 4-panelled door in raised surround. Wooden hood over on wood brackets. 4-pane sash windows in raised surrounds. Steeply-pitched roof with kneelers, thin raised coping and rebuilt end stacks.
Interior has panelled entrance hall, including one 2-panelled and two 6-panelled doors. One ground-floor room has panelling of c.1700 with moulded wood cornice, and fireplace with eared architrave and pulvinated frieze. C18 open-well staircase with turned balusters.
lst-floor landing has 2 round-headed doors with fluted jambs and keystone.
lst-floor room has early C18 panelling with fluted pilasters, niche with fluted keystone and shaped shelves, moulded wood cornice.
Listing NGR: NU1272441993
Copyright IoE Mr Kenneth Robinson. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Robinson, Kenneth
Rights Holder: Robinson, Kenneth
Ashlar, Iron, Render, Welsh Slate, Stuart Inn, Georgian Commercial, Domestic, Residential Building, House, Monument <By Form>, Dwelling, Railings, Barrier