HOPEHEAD FARMHOUSE AND ADJACENT BUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155000
Date first listed:
23-Aug-1985
Statutory Address:
HOPEHEAD FARMHOUSE AND ADJACENT BUILDINGS

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Location

Statutory Address:
HOPEHEAD FARMHOUSE AND ADJACENT BUILDINGS

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Allendale
National Grid Reference:
NY 83067 47349

Details

NY 84 NW ALLENDALE SWIN HOPE

21/110 Hopehead Farmhouse and adjacent buildings

II

Bastle house late C16 or early C17, 2nd floor added late C17. Farmhouse and barn to south-west C18 altered C19. Bastle rubble with roughly-shaped quoins, C20 asbestos roof. House and barn rubble with cut quoins; stone slate roofs, stone stacks. House 3 storeys, 2 wide bays. Groundflarhas inserted cart entrance with timber lintel, flanked by blocked windows; 1st and 2nd floors altered sashes. Barn to left 3 storeys, various openings. Bastle to right 3 storeys, 2 bays. 2nd floor has 2 square windows with chamfered surrounds, above roof of later outbuilding. Recesses of 1st floor door and flanking windows visible internally. Right return: bastle end wall has chamfered Tudor-arched door with illegible lintel inscription. Rear elevation; house has outshut with various openings. Bastle has small 1st floor window with chamfered surround; to right enlarged ground-floor loop with inserted pitching door above. Interior of bastle shows inserted C18 fireplaces and scar of earlier hood. Central upper-cruck roof truss.

The bastle is one of the best preserved in Northumberland; the late C17 heightening is paralleled at Hole Bastle in Bellingham parish.

Listing NGR: NY8306747349

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
240230
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: 07 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/06133/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Reeds. Source Historic England Archive
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