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Farmbuildings at East House Farm, Ancroft

Description: Farmbuildings at East House Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237879

OS Grid Reference: NU0315746640
OS Grid Coordinates: 403157, 646640
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7132, -1.9513

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland TD15 2RW

Locality: Ancroft
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 2RW

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Listing Text

NU 04 NW
7/26 Farmbuildings at
22/12/69 East House Farm
(formerly listed
as barn to east
of East House)


Farmbuildings. 1808 for G. & R. Turnbull. Remodelled, south range altered
and yard roofed over 1879 for William Crossman. Rubble with dressings.
Welsh slate roofs. West range has pantiled roof. Square plan. West and
north ranges 2 storeys, the rest single-storey. Central high round-arched
carriage entrance with triangular dovecote screen in the gable above. Above
that a shield with WC 1879.

Tall range to left has blacksmith-type window and boarded door on ground
floor. On 1st floor a pitching door with lintel inscribed G & R T 1808.
Right return has 5 stable-type doors and a 5-bay cartshed with segmental
arches. Above this range 3 parallel hipped roofs installed when the yard
was covered in 1879 to form covered cattle pens. The interior of the yard
has good queen-post roofs and original wooden pens and feeding baskets.

Listing NGR: NU0315746640

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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