KIRKSHIELD

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1302546
Date first listed:
27-Jul-1987
Statutory Address:
KIRKSHIELD, FOLLY LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
KIRKSHIELD, FOLLY LANE

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Simonburn
National Grid Reference:
NY 85106 72768

Details

SIMONBURN FOLLY LANE NY 87 SE (South side) 9/134 Kirkshield II

House formerly incorporating barn. Dated 1775 on door lintel. Said to have been built as a shooting lodge for Rev. James Scott. Squared rubble and dressings; Welsh slate roof and stone chimney. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Off-centre replaced door behind unsympathetic C20 porch. Door lintel inscribed JAMES SCOTT STP 1775. Scattered replaced sashes and casements. Pitched roof. Returns with horizontal parapets rise above eaves to height of ridge. Right return has blocked breathers and is surmounted by 3 squat crocketed pinnacles (the centre one taller). Left return has four 12-pane sashes in pointed openings; similar blind window above; central stack flanked by identical pinnacles. Single-storey range at right-angles on right front bay and rear additions are not of special interest. Prominent landscape feature.

Listing NGR: NY8510672768

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
240818
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: 10 Aug 2007
Reference: IOE01/16785/21
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