SUPERINTENDENT'S HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1044981
Date first listed:
07-Mar-1985
Statutory Address:
SUPERINTENDENT'S HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
SUPERINTENDENT'S HOUSE

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Horsley
National Grid Reference:
NZ 06475 67978

Details

NZ 06 NE HORSLEY WHITTLE DENE RESERVOIRS

16/109 Superintendent's House

II



House. 1848 by John Dobson for the Newcastle and Gateshead Water Co. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Castellated, octagonal, 2-storey tower with lower 2- storey wing of 3 irregular bays attached to left.

Gabled porch with fleur de lys finial,ridged coping, kneelers and Tudor-arched doorway in right bay of wing. 3-light double-chamfered mullioned windows except 1st floor centre which is a single light. Similar windows in tower ground floor; 1st floor windows are mullion-and-transom crosses with hoodmoulds. Front wall of tower is blank with Newcastle upon Tyne coat of arms in panel under hoodmould with Tudor rose stops. Tower has chamfered plinth above ground floor and external chimney stack on right return with 2 corniced and castellated octagonal chimneys.

Wing has chamfered eaves soffit, gabled roof with ridged crow-stepped coping and one stone corniced end stack.

Listing NGR: NZ0647567978

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
239464
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: 16 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07278/01
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