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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1041420



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: West Bedlington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Jan-1976

Date of most recent amendment: 18-Dec-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 235878

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WANSBECK B 1331 NZ 28 SW (North side, off)

4/7 Netherton Blue House Farmhouse (Formerly listed as Blue House 12/1/76 Farmhouse)


House, dated 'ANNO 1716' on lintel of 1st floor centre window. Front squared stone, rear rendered; Welsh slate roof with rendered brick stacks. 2 storeys, 5 bays, symmetrical. Plinth, 1st floor band. 3-bay centre with broad pilasters between bays and moulded eaves cornice. Narrow central bay has blocked doorway and pediment; windows, formerly 16-pane sashes, have lost all carpentry; all openings in architraves. Coped gables with end stacks. Slightly-recessed end bays each with blocked doorway and plain window openings; coped gables with moulded kneelers; end stacks, that to left fallen.

Derelict and virtually roofless at time of survey, with most openings bricked up. Interior not accessible.

Photographs of house exterior and interior (showing contemporary fireplaces and stairs) in NMR.

Listing NGR: NZ2425282442

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National Grid Reference: NZ 24252 82442


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