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Cartshed Granary at Bank House Farm with Attached Cottages to East, Acklington

Description: Cartshed Granary at Bank House Farm with Attached Cottages to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236682

OS Grid Reference: NU2095505080
OS Grid Coordinates: 420955, 605080
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3393, -1.6712

Location: Acklington, Northumberland NE65 9AP

Locality: Acklington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9AP

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Listing Text

NU 20 NW
3/12 Cartshed/granary
at Bank House
Farm, with attached
cottages to east

Cartshed/granary and attached cottages. Cartshed/granary c.1800; cottages
late C19 incorporating c.1800 farmbuilding. c.1800 parts squared roughly-
tooled stone, late C19 parts snecked stone; Welsh slate roofs with yellow
brick stacks. North elevation, to farmyard: Cartshed/granary 3 storeys, 9
windows. Central external stone stair to 1st floor folding boarded doors;
to either side of stair a pair of segmental arches on round piers, with
boarded door on far left and stable door far right. Part-slatted windows
to 1st floor with lower slatted windows above, directly beneath eaves. All
windows with slightly-projecting sills. Steeply-pitched roof; coped gables
with end stacks. Rear elevation shows boarded door and 2 blocked doors and
inserted 4-pane sash on far right; upper-floor fenestration as on north.
Pair of cottages to right, each 2 storeys, 2 bays. Renewed doors; various
sash windows; coped right gables; ridge stack.

Interior: cartshed has axial arcade of 4 round piers carrying spine beam.

Cottages included for group value.

Attached single-storey farmbuildings are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2095505080

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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