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Barn 100 Metres East of Hall Farmhouse, Archdeacon Newton

Description: Barn 100 Metres East of Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 6 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110748

OS Grid Reference: NZ2548017129
OS Grid Coordinates: 425480, 517129
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5488, -1.6076

Location: Newton Lane, Archdeacon Newton, Darlington DL2 2YB

Locality: Archdeacon Newton
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 2YB

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There is also a scheduled monument, Archdeacon Newton Moated Site, Deserted Manorial Settlement and Section of Rig and Furrow, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

6/4 Barn, 100 metres
6/6/52 east of Hall
Farmhouse (formerly
listed as Hall
Barn. Probably late C13-early C14, converted into a house in late C16-early
C17 and into a barn in C19. Squared and rubble masonry with ashlar dressings.
Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys, 7 internal bays. East face has rough stone plinth, alternating
quoins and blocked chamfered-mullioned windows under hoodmoulds. Responds,
with chamfered arrises, moulded capitals and single voussoirs, at both ends.
2, probably medieval, central doorways with inserted 2-light windows. Two C20
openings above doorways. 3-light window and identical window above in south
bay. C19 chamfered doorway in north bay; chamfered window surround, with
mullion removed, above.
North gable end: 2 flanking, stepped buttresses with offsets; blocked, chamfered
opening with alternating-jambs on ground floor.
South gable end: 2 identical buttresses; large vehicle opening with sliding
door on ground floor; blocked opening with hoodmould above; blocked 2-light
window, with chamfered stone mullions and hoodmould, in gable.
Later additions obscure west wall.
Interior: 3 fireplaces on west wall: possibly medieval, with roughly-shaped
chamfered lintel and jambs, to north; late C16-early C17, with wide, chamfered
segmental fire-arch, to south; early C17 Tudor-arched fireplace in south loft.
Fragment of first-floor, off-centre doorway in west wall.
Farmbuildings against west wall are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2548017129

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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