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Low Fairnley, Rothley

Description: Low Fairnley

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236308

OS Grid Reference: NZ0095688759
OS Grid Coordinates: 400956, 588759
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1931, -1.9865

Location: Rothley, Northumberland NE61 4BL

Locality: Rothley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 4BL

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Listing Text

NZ 08 NW
Low Fairnley


Bastlehouse. C16 or early C17. Date 1723 over 1st floor door probably refers
to alterations including building of outshut to rear. Random rubble, the upper
parts an C18 rebuilding. C18 ground-floor doorway, now a window to left.
Stone steps to almost central 1st-floor doorway with chamfered Tudor-arched
surround, the lintel inscribed 1723 for Sir Walter Blackett of Wallington.
Flanking renewed 12-pane sashes in C19 alternating-block surround. Gabled roof
with end stacks. Continuous outshut to rear.

Interior: walls c.4 ft. thick. On ground floor finely-out corbels to support
lst-floor fireplace. Large, probably C18, fireplace on 1st floor.

Listing NGR: NZ0095688759

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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