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Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
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NZ 08 NE 9/34 20.10.69

HARTBURN HARTBURN Old Schoolhouse (previously listed as Hartburn Tower)


Schoolhouse and 'Parish Stable' (hearse house), 1762 by Dr. John Sharpe, vicar of Hartburn. Coursed rubble and dressings except for tooled squared stone on west return; slate roof. Gothick style. North front: projecting 3-storey centre bay has late C19 sash below 1st floor 2-light window: trefoiled heads to lights within ogee arch, raised stone surround. Round-headed recesses above. Crenellated parapet has taller central section with roundel and ornamental arrow loops. Lower flanking bays, to left with buttress, to right with late C19 sash; stepped crenellated parapet. Rear elevation: central section has external stone stair to 1st floor door, tall narrow window above, reverse-stepped gable. Bay to right has segmental arch (to former hearse house) partly hidden by C20 glazed porch; bay to left has boarded door. Various C19 sashes. Lean-to roofs, reverse-stepped coping.

Listing NGR: NZ0887986197


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

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Date: 24 Sep 2002
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