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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: 1042271



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


District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Ancroft

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Dec-1969

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 237856

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NU 04 SW 10/2 22/12/69

ANCROFT A1 (East side, off) Broomhouse Farmhouse


House. Mid C18 with slightly-later C18 range to rear. Porch altered and right bay extended forward 1857. Brick, earlier parts in irregular bond, later parts in English Garden Wall Bond; ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof. Double span. 2 storeys, 4 bays with rusticated quoins and ashlar plinth. Mid-C18 porch in 3rd bay given Tudor-style parapet and new cornice in 1857. 6-panel door in eared architrave with pulvinated frieze and cornice. The porch has rusticated quoins also. Left 3 bays have windows, with intermediate glazing bars removed, in architraves. Finely-moulded sill strings and cornice. Slightly-projecting broad right bay of 1871 replaces two bays of original 5-bay house. It has a 2-storey canted bay window. Many of the bricks and quoins re-used from the earlier walling. Gabled roof with splayed coping and renewed brick end stacks. Interior: 6-panel doors. Staircase with decorative cast-iron balusters.

Listing NGR: NU0313644681

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National Grid Reference: NU0313644681


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