The Iron Rails

Date:
11 Jun 2002
Location:
The Iron Rails, Marygate, Holy Island, Berwick Upon Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2SJ
Reference:
IOE01/07658/02
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

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

GV II

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

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Robinson_Kenneth IOE Records for Robinson, Kenneth; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Kenneth Robinson. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Robinson, Kenneth

Rights Holder: Robinson, Kenneth

Keywords

Ashlar, Iron, Render, Welsh Slate, Stuart Inn, Georgian Commercial, Domestic, Residential Building, House, Monument <By Form>, Dwelling, Railings, Barrier