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East Farmhouse, Embleton

Description: East Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236966

OS Grid Reference: NU2320422694
OS Grid Coordinates: 423204, 622694
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4975, -1.6343

Location: Quakers Row, Embleton, Northumberland NE66 3XB

Locality: Embleton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3XB

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Listing Text


14/76 East Farmhouse


House, perhaps C17 in origin, extended in early C19. Older part heavy
whinstone rubble on boulder plinth; C19 parts smaller rubble with cut
sandstone dressings. Welsh slate roof with C20 brick stacks. T-plan.

South elevation in 2 parts. 2-storey left section is oldest part, with
right-of-centre renewed door and 4-pane sash windows, all in openings with
timber lintels. Coped gable at right end; truncated left end stack, rebuilt
right end stack. Single-storey 2-bay right part shows C20 window in older
tooled-and-margined alternating-block surround, with 12-pane casement to
right; coped right end gable with truncated brick stack. Right return shows
4-pane sash.

Left return: Gable end of oldest part has small stone-surround window on
return; set back further left taller 2-storey 2-bay rear wing, with raised
pilaster strips at angles and renewed door in C20 porch; 4-pane sash windows
in raised stone surrounds. Coped gables with truncated right end stack and
left end stack rebuilt on stone base.

Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: NU2320422694

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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