NORTHERN FARMHOUSE AT LOW TOWN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155037
Date first listed:
15-Sep-1988
Statutory Address:
NORTHERN FARMHOUSE AT LOW TOWN

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Location

Statutory Address:
NORTHERN FARMHOUSE AT LOW TOWN

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Longframlington
National Grid Reference:
NU 13891 00170

Details

LONGFRAMLINGTON LOW TOWN NU 10 SW 5/155 Northern Farmhouse at Low Town II

House, dated 1750 with initials WAE (William and Elizabeth Alder) over door. Front squared stone, other elevations roughly-squared stone; Welsh slate roof except for stone slate, patched with pantiles and asbestos sheets, on rear slope of main part; one stack rebuilt in white brick.

Main part 2 storeys, 2 + 1 + 2 bays, symmetrical. Chamfered plinth. Central flush-panelled door with plain overlight; windows all sashes with 2-pane upper and plain lower leaves, except for plain sash above door. Coped gables on moulded kneelers; stepped-and-banded end stacks. Returns each show blocked attic window. 1-storey 2-bay part to right shows vertical-panelled door at far left, inserted C20 casement and sash, lost glazing bars; rebuilt right end stack. Rear elevation shows contemporary outshut under steep catslide roof, with two 4-pane sashes.

Formerly a coaching inn when the lane through Low Town was part of the main Newcastle to Cornhill road.

Listing NGR: NU1389100170

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
236824
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 2005
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