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Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
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NY 88380 94333


OTTERBURN OTTERBURN HALL NY 89 SE 25/45 Otterburn Hall 18.2.87 GV II

Country house, now hotel. 1870 for Lord James Douglas. Porch added and entrance front altered 1905 for Sir Charles Morrison-Bell. Billiard room added, and remodelled internally after a fire in 1930. Brick in Flemish bond with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof. Tudor style, irregular plan.

Entrance front 2 storeys, 5 bays and projecting 3-storey gabled right bay. In 2nd bay large 2-storey porch with pointed-arched doorway flanked by diagonal buttresses with offsets. Above a crest with a bird in a high-relief Baroque wreath, above that a face and swags. On 1st floor 4-light mullioned window, cornice with grotesque carvings and Tudor roses, gargoyles at the angles. Irregular centre 3 bays have large mullioned-and-transomed windows of 3, 4 and 8 lights, the latter an extruded bay. Cross-gabled right bay has mullioned-and-transomed cross windows and a 4-light window on 2nd floor. Decorative Baroque-style rainwater heads. Parapet front to main part. Elsewhere gabled roofs and tall brick stacks with stone cornices.

Large conservatory to rear with lean-to roofs around a taller, rectangular central section with hipped roof.

Late C20 extension to rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY8838094333


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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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Date: 31 Oct 2005
Reference: IOE01/14603/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Gordon Dixon. Source Historic England Archive
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