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Doxford Farmhouse, Newton-by-the-Sea

Description: Doxford Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237051

OS Grid Reference: NU1810523253
OS Grid Coordinates: 418105, 623253
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5027, -1.7149

Location: Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland NE67 5DY

Locality: Newton-by-the-Sea
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE67 5DY

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Listing Text


2/160 Doxford Farmhouse


House, second quarter of C19. Tooled stone with tooled-and-margined ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate-roof. Square villa plan.

South elevation 2 storeys, 3 bays. Raised quoins, chamfered plinth and 1st-
floor sill string. 12-pane sash windows except for blind ground-floor centre
and 1st-floor right; all openings in raised alternating-block surrounds.
Moulded eaves cornice. Hipped roof. 3-bay left return shows similar sashes;
single-storey rear wing set back to left. 3-bay right return shows central
flat-topped porch, with 6-panel door in left return, 12-pane sash in end wall,
and cornice. 12-pane sash windows, and an added narrow 8-pane sash to ground
floor right. Each return shows 2 stepped-and-corniced ridge stacks with
panelled shafts.

Interior: Early C19 marble fireplaces brought from Doxford Hall in early C20.

Listing NGR: NU1810523253

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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