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Cottage and Farmbuildings at South Farm, Glanton

Description: Cottage and Farmbuildings at South Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 236540

OS Grid Reference: NU0713214528
OS Grid Coordinates: 407132, 614528
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4246, -1.8889

Location: 4 Playwell Road, Glanton, Northumberland NE66 4AJ

Locality: Glanton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 4AJ

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Listing Text

NU 0714
(North side)
Glanton Village
21/197 Cottage and
1.11.85 farmbuildings
at South Farm
(formerly listed
as cottage and
outbuildings to

Foldyard group of farm buildings; later C18 with some C19 alterations. Squared
tooled stone except; for south part of east range which is rubble. Cottage at
south-west corner has pantile roof with stone slates to eaves and stone stack
heightened in brick. Welsh slates on east extension; pantiles on east range;
other parts have C20 asbestos roofs. The yard is an irregular parallelogram
in plan, enclosed by buildings except for a central entrance on the south.

North range is barn; 2 storeys, 3 irregular bays;2 doorways,one with keyed
supra-lintel; 2 casement windows to ground floor and part-slatted window
above; raised reverse-stepped coping to gables. Returns show slit vents in
gables. West range 2 storeys, 9 bays; long arcade of segmental arches on
round piers, mostly blocked; 12 windows above, mostly low slatted openings set
directly beneath eaves, but near left end, later part of farm cottage, are two
12-pane sashes in a flat-topped dormer. East range shows 4 boarded doors,
that to right flanked by part-slatted windows, slit vents, and 2 low loft
windows set directly beneath eaves.

South range in 2 sections, divided by yard entry. South (external) elevation:
to left is former cottage; 2-bay, 2-storey left part has 4-panel door with
12-pane sash on left, similar window above in gabled half-dormer and 12-pane
Yorkshire sash beneath eaves on far left. Roof hipped to left; raised reverse-
stepped coping to right gable, axial right end stack projecting from gable.
Single-storey C19 extension to right has 12-pane sash window. Section of
range to right of entry, roofless at time of survey, has doorway and small

External elevation of west range shows long line of slatted loft windows.

A well-preserved foldyard group, being converted to workshops at the time of

Listing NGR: NU0713214528

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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