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Tosson Tower Farmhouse, Whitton and Tosson

Description: Tosson Tower Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236323

OS Grid Reference: NU0296600568
OS Grid Coordinates: 402966, 600568
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2992, -1.9548

Location: Great Tosson, Tosson, Northumberland NE65 7NW

Locality: Whitton and Tosson
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7NW

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Listing Text

NU 00 SW
3/84 Toss on Tower


Farmhouse, formerly an inn. Mid C18, porch mid C19. Ashlar with plinth and
rusticated quoins, Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with lower 2-bay wing
to left.

Large porch with round-headed doorway under label mould well-carved griffin
above; gabled roof with kneelers and ball finials porch returns have 5-light
mullioned windows.

Sash windows, with intermediate glazing bars removed, in raised stone surrounds.

Steeply-pitched gabled roof with flat coping and kneelers. Ridge and left end

Rear is 2 storeys plus basements due to lie of land. Gabled stair projection:
former lean-to on right raised to full height mid C19.

Listing NGR: NU0296600568

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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