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Description: Longhoughton Hall Farmhouse
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237038
OS Grid Reference: NU2441315058
OS Grid Coordinates: 424413, 615058
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4288, -1.6158
NU 2515 LONGHOUGHTON LONGHOUGHTON VILLAGE
18/147 Longhoughton Hall
House. Late C16 or C17, remodelled in mid-C18; north-east wing early C19.
Rubble with cut quoins and dressings, tooled-and-margined to C19 part. Roof
of synthetic blue slates, except for Welsh slates to some rear slopes; rendered
stacks. T-plan with added north-east wing.
2 storeys, 3 bays and set back right 1 1/2-bay wing. Centre flush-panelled door
with margined overlight; 12-pane sash above; 16-pane sashes in end bays, the
lower renewed. Coped gables on moulded kneelers; end stacks. In lower right
part of wing a 16-pane sash with blocked door to left and 8-pane short sash
above; coped gables on moulded kneelers with end stack on left part. All
openings in raised stone surrounds. Right return of front block shows renewed
12-pane sashes and right-of-centre blocked chamfered doorway. Left return
shows renewed 16-pane sash on ground floor left and 2 small blocked stone-
surround windows which do not relate to the present floor levels.
Gabled rear wing with tall arched stair window (glazing renewed) and two 9-
pane short sashes to right; to left north-east wing with 16-pane sash and
paired plain sashes above.
The position and form of the blocked west doorway suggest that the front
block may have been a bastle although the material and wall thicknesses are
of late C17 type.
Listing NGR: NU2441315058
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Source: English Heritage
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