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Villa Farmhouse, Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland

Description: Villa Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Newton on the Moor, Northumberland NE65 9LA

Locality: Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9LA

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Listing Text

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

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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