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Gingang Barn and Shelter Sheds at East Kirknewton Farm, Kirknewton

Description: Gingang Barn and Shelter Sheds at East Kirknewton Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 237673

OS Grid Reference: NT9150230175
OS Grid Coordinates: 391502, 630175
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5652, -2.1363

Location: B6351, Kirknewton, Northumberland NE71 6XG

Locality: Kirknewton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE71 6XG

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Listing Text


3/97 Gingang, barn and
shelter sheds at
East Kirknewton Farm

Threshing barn and granary with attached gingang and animal shelter sheds.
C18. Random rubble with dressed stone surrounds, pantiled roofs and Welsh
slate roofs.

2-storey barn and shelter sheds in range to rear with single-storey shelter
sheds projecting from each end and gingang attached to centre.

Rear range: to left of gingang 3 elliptical arches and 4 slatted windows to
granary over. To right of gingang a stable-type door to byre with ventilation
slits on 1st floor. Steeply-pitched roof, hipped on right.

Gingang: Round with square dressed stone piers, the spaces between filled with
random rubble walling. Boarded double doors and 1/2-shuttered blacksmith-type
window. Conical Welsh slate roof with complex roof structure.

Shelter shed, projecting on right, has walls of pronounced batter. Hipped roof
with pantiles.

Projecting on left, L-plan shelter shed with 3 cast-iron columns. Gabled Welsh
slate roof.

Further farm buildings immediately to south not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NT9150230175

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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