This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1303795



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


District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Newton-by-the-Sea

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Sep-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 237075

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.



1/184 Newton House 10.1.53


House, C18 enlarged and remodelled c.1800; porch late C19. Front block squared stone; wing rubble, largely rendered; porch ashlar. Welsh slate roof with stacks rebuilt in brick on old bases. L-plan.

Front elevation 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Plinth, 1st floor band. Central flat-roofed porch has rounded corners with channeled rustication flanked by pilasters; moulded cornice and blocking course. 6-panel door under plain fanlight in moulded round arch with keystone, on left return; arched window with plain sash in front. 4-pane sash windows with slightly-projecting sills. Moulded eaves cornice. Hipped roof with 2 ridge stacks. 2-bay returns show similar fenestration. Right return shows join between C18 and c.1800 fabric between bays; set back to right is a 3-bay rear wing with small- paned sashes and, at left end, gabled porch holding flush-panelled door with plain overlight; hip-ended roof with one ridge stack.

Interior: Two fireplaces have elaborate plasterwork said to be by Napoleonic prisoners of war; that in drawing room has seashells with female figure with anchor, that in sitting room has triple-spired cathedral, hounds and birds. Hall has harebell cornice and ceiling rose. Stone dog-leg stair with stick balusters and moulded wreathed handrail. Other rooms have cornices and doors of 6 panels with beaded surrounds.

Listing NGR: NU2358025337

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: NU 23580 25337


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1303795 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 26-Sep-2018 at 03:45:06.

End of official listing