THE OLD MANSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1041789

Date first listed: 31-Dec-1969

Statutory Address: THE OLD MANSE, FRONT STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE OLD MANSE, FRONT STREET

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

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Embleton

National Grid Reference: NU 23140 22574

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History

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Details

NU 2322 EMBLETON FRONT STREET (South side)

14/79 The Old Manse 31.12.69

GV II

Presbyterian Manse, c.1833 but perhaps incorporating older fabric. Whinstone rubble with roughly-shaped whin quoins, rendered on right return; cut sandstone lintels and sills, eaves cornice, gable copings and chimneys. Welsh slate roof. T-plan. 2 storeys, 3 irregular bays. Left-of-centre renewed door in old opening with rough relieving arch over lintel; 6-pane sash windows to ground floor and 4-pane sashes above. Coped gables with stepped-and-banded end stacks. Left returns shows two 4-pane sashes in rear wing; these and another similar window in the rear gable end of the wing all have relieving arches above. Right return shows inscribed plaque: 'WILLIAM THOMAS STEAD 1849 - 1912 WORLD RENOWNED JOURNALIST AND APOSTLE OF PEACE WAS BORN HERE JULY 5TH 1849'.

Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NU2314022574

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 236969

Legacy System: LBS

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