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South Part of West Farmbuilding Range at Healey, Brinkburn

Description: South Part of West Farmbuilding Range at Healey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236734

OS Grid Reference: NU0957800678
OS Grid Coordinates: 409578, 600678
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3001, -1.8507

Location: Brinkburn, Northumberland NE65 7XP

Locality: Brinkburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7XP

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Listing Text

NU 00 SE
(North side, off)
4/66 South part of
west farmbuilding
range at Healey

Barn, pigsty/henhouse and gingang. Early C19 except for mid-C19 gingang.
Squared rubble with tooled-and-margined quoins,except for rock-faced gingang;
Welsh slate roofs. Barn with gingang on west side and pigsty/henhouse to

East elevation: Barn, partly behind C20 covered yard, shows doorway in
chamfered alternating-block surround with slit vent to left and part-slatted
window to right. Lower pigsty/henhouse to left has pent extension, produced
by roofing over twin exercise yards, with 2 boarded doors; original sty
entrances within have monolith segmental-arched lintels, and part-slatted
window above. Coped gables. Left return shows external stone stair to
boarded door in chamfered alternating-block surround.

West elevation: Barn shows boarded door in chamfered alternating-block
surround, and slit vent to right of circular gingang with 5 double-stepped
piers and conical roof. Pigsty/henhouse to right shows henhole above
chamfered stone shelf.

Interior. Gingang shows massive cross beam on larger north and south piers;
separate roof structure has radial tie beams to central post with struts
to principals, and 2 levels of curved purlins. Henhouse above pigsty is
lined with stone nesting boxes.

Listing NGR: NU0957800678

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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