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THE OLD GUARDHOUSE

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.

Name: THE OLD GUARDHOUSE

List entry Number: 1042425

Location

THE OLD GUARDHOUSE, PALACE GREEN

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

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Berwick-upon-Tweed

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-May-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 237403

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 840 PALACE GREEN (South Side) The Old Guardhouse NT 9952 11/143 II* 2. A simple and dignified small stone building of the C18, facing down Palace Street, with a portico of 4 Tuscan columns and pediment. There is a recess behind the columns, with a door and 2 windows at the back and a door at each end. The wings each contain 1 window. Over the door is a board inscribed "Formerly in Marygate, rebuilt on this site 1843". Disused and the windows boarded up at time of survey. Interior contains 2 rooms, with a vaulted windowless prison chamber between.

Listing NGR: NT9988752544

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National Grid Reference: NT 99887 52544

Map

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