WHITTON COTTAGE WHITTON GRANGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155453
Date first listed:
29-May-1987
Statutory Address:
WHITTON COTTAGE
Statutory Address:
WHITTON GRANGE

Map

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WHITTON GRANGE
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Location

Statutory Address:
WHITTON COTTAGE
Statutory Address:
WHITTON GRANGE

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Whitton and Tosson
National Grid Reference:
NU0576001158

Details

NU 00 SE 4/90

TOSSON WHITTON Whitton Grange and Whitton Cottage

GV II

House. 1921, on site of and incorporating some masonry from an earlier house. By Robert Mauchlen for Sir Angus Watson. Ashlar with chamfered plinth; Lakeland slate roof.

U-plan. Centre with projecting cross-gabled wings. 2 storeys, 6 windows.

Centre section: 2 semicircular steps to central panelled door in bolection- moulded surround with shaped stone hood on brackets; lintel inscribed A 19 W 21 . Above the door a round-headed niche with pilasters, moulded archivolt and keystone, the base inscribed EN ATTENDANT UNE MEILLEURE. Flanking 5-light windows on ground floor. with flat mullions, in shallow moulded surrounds; leaded casements. Four similar 3-light windows on let floor, with floating cornices.

Wings: similar 6-light windows on each floor. Niches above. Hipped roof with gabled wings. Two tall corniced stacks rise from angle of centre and wings. Lean-to sun lounge on left return has corniced end piers with later glazed infill.

Rear: irregular and picturesque with similar windows. Apsidal stair projection. Hipped dormer.

Attached to right the former coach house and coachman's flat, now a cottage in similar style. Steeply-pitched roof with slate-hung gable.

Listing NGR: NU0576001158

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
236329
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.

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