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New Houses Farmhouse with Attached Outbuildings, Brinkburn

Description: New Houses Farmhouse with Attached Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236731

OS Grid Reference: NZ1086399416
OS Grid Coordinates: 410863, 599416
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2888, -1.8305

Location: B6344, Brinkburn, Northumberland NE65 8AU

Locality: Brinkburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 8AU

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Listing Text

NZ 19 NW
(North side)
10/63 New Houses
Farmhouse with

House and outbuildings. House late C17 or early C18, heightened and
refenestrated in later C18; internal alterations in mid-C19. West outbuilding
later C18 as part of foldyard group, south end incorporated in house in mid-
C19; east outbuilding probably early C19. Squared stone; blue slate roof on
house, with end stacks rebuilt in brick. Purple slates on outbuildings.

House 2 storeys + attics, 3 irregular bays. Right-of-centre renewed door in
old opening; 16-pane sash windows to ground floor and 12-pane sashes above;
all openings in chamfered surrounds except for blocked stone-surround windows
to attic. Coped gables with rebuilt end stacks, the left on old base. At
left is the end of west outbuilding range: blocked door, inserted C20
casement on far left and 16-pane sash to each floor; roof hipped at left.
Left return shows 4 small 1st-floor windows in heavy block surrounds. To
right is single-storey east outbuilding with hip-ended roof; boarded door
and stable door to rear. Inner return of west outbuilding range shows 3
boarded doors, one at head of stone external stair, and 2 slatted windows.

Interior of house: some fielded-panel doors; cupboards with fielded-panel
doors on H hinges in west bedroom; C19 marble Gothic fireplace in east

Small outshuts on west of west outbuilding, pent porch at rear of house,
and north part of west outbuilding range (where east wall has been demolished
to enlarge covered yard) are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1086399416

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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