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Description: Villa Farmhouse
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 236840
OS Grid Reference: NU1770904797
OS Grid Coordinates: 417709, 604797
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3369, -1.7224
NU 10 SE
(East side, off)
6/171 Villa Farmhouse
Villa, c.1820 reputedly by John Dobson for Thomas Jamieson of Newcastle,
incorporating some C18 fabric; altered c.1968. Ashlar except for C18 squared
stone in lower courses; Scottish slate roof. Square plan. West front 2
storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. 1st floor slightly recessed. Central 6-panel
door in C20 pedimented surround; 12-pane sashes, some renewed. 1st-floor
windows have moulded sills and sunk aprons; the central, flanked by flat
pilasters, was the main door, reached by a straight external stair, until
1968. Bold moulded cornice to eaves; tall almost-pyramidal roof with a pair
of stepped-and-corniced stacks at the apex. 3-bay right return and 4-bay rear
show similar fenestration; 3-bay left return shows central renewed door on
ground floor and end bay windows; blind at 1st floor level.
Listing NGR: NU1770904797
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Source: English Heritage
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