GEORGE STEPHENSON'S COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1044925
Date first listed:
15-Apr-1969
Statutory Address:
GEORGE STEPHENSON'S COTTAGE, RIVERSIDE WALK

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Location

Statutory Address:
GEORGE STEPHENSON'S COTTAGE, RIVERSIDE WALK

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Wylam
National Grid Reference:
NZ 12596 64982

Details

NZ 16 SW WYLAM RIVERSIDE WALK

19/156 George Stephenson's s Cottage 15/4/69 II*



House. C18. Random rubble partly rendered. Pantile above stone slate roof. Central plank door. Flanking 12-pane Yorkshire sashes. Small 6-pane window above door. Continuous outshut to rear has C20 windows. Steeply-pitched gabled roof edged by stone slates. Thin raised coping and 2 rebuilt brick end stacks.

Plaque on front wall records birth here of George Stephenson on June 9th 1781.

A National Trust Property.

Listing NGR: NZ1259664982

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
239529
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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