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Westfield House, Walls and Outbuildings Attached, Longhoughton

Description: Westfield House, Walls and Outbuildings Attached

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237045

OS Grid Reference: NU2430615129
OS Grid Coordinates: 424306, 615129
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4295, -1.6175

Location: 2 Crowlea Road, Longhoughton, Northumberland NE66 3AG

Locality: Longhoughton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3AG

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Listing Text

(West side)

18/154 Westfield House,
walls and outbuildings

Former vicarage with attached yard walls and outbuildings. 1839 incorporating
older fabric; service wing slightly later addition. Tooled-and-margined
ashlar except for squared roughly-tooled stone towards yard. Welsh slate roof
with C20 brick stacks. Tudor style.

East (entrance) front 2 storeys, 4 + 1 bays. Chamfered plinth. Left-of-
centre projecting flat-topped porch with vertical-panelled door under flat-
pointed arch within square frame; chamfered band below 1st-floor 6-pane sash;
slightly-projecting coped parapet. Altered 8-pane sash on ground floor of
right return. Gabled left end bay shows 3-light windows. Set further back
to right of porch a tall transomed stair window to left of a transomed 3-light
window with 2-light window above. One stack on ridge. Right return of this
part (facing yard) shows gable light with 4-centred-arched head. Projecting
far right 2-metre high yard wall with doorway and 2 small windows; service
wing behind, at rear of yard.

2-bay south elevation shows 3-light windows, the lower transomed.

West (garden) front 1 + 3 bays. Right part has slightly-projecting gabled
outer bays, the right holding canted bay window with moulded coping, the left
a renewed French window; both have 3-light windows over and gable lights with
4-centred arched heads. Centre bay has 2-light windows, the lower transomed.
2 ridge stacks. Slightly set-back left service wing with renewed door in
chamfered surround to left of 2-light window; and 3-light window on 1st floor.

All windows small-paned sashes, with glazing bars of lower leaves mostly
removed. All openings in recessed and chamfered surrounds, with hoodmoulds.
Gables have moulded kneelers with pitched coping carried up over square-topped

Interior: Half-glazed door to entrance lobby. All doors have 4 pairs of
narrow vertical panels; similar panelling to door surrounds and shutters.
Dining Room has Gothick fireplace with flat 4-centred arch. Drawing Room has
square-flower cornice. Open-well stair with moulded, ramped and wreathed
handrail, turned balusters, moulded newels, curtail step and shaped tread
ends. Bedroom fireplaces with original ironwork. Cellar has segmental
tooled-stone vault.

Listing NGR: NU2430615129

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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