THE OLD GUARDHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1042425
Date first listed:
26-May-1971
Statutory Address:
THE OLD GUARDHOUSE, PALACE GREEN

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD GUARDHOUSE, PALACE GREEN

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Berwick-upon-Tweed
National Grid Reference:
NT 99887 52544

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
237403
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 25 Sep 1999
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