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Town Farmhouse, Ancroft

Description: Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237904

OS Grid Reference: NU0163147808
OS Grid Coordinates: 401631, 647808
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7237, -1.9756

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland TD15 2SY

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

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Listing Text

NU 04 NW
7/51 Town Farmhouse


House. 1820-30. Porch added c.1910. For the Commissioners of Greenwich
Hospital. Ashlar with Scottish slate roof. L-plan. 2 storeys, 5 bays.
Plinth and pilaster strips. Centre bay breaks forward slightly. Added
central corniced stone porch, with flush-panel door on left return; cornice
of original door surround visible above. Sash windows with projecting sills.
Bays 2 and 5 on 1st floor have original 12-pane sashes. lst-floor band.
Projecting eaves cornice with blocking course. Hipped roof with 2 brick
ridge stacks.

Long, lower 3-bay service wing to rear.

Interior has staircase with iron lyre-shaped balusters. 6-panel doors and
shutters, and fireplaces with fluted surrounds and paterae. Cornice in front
room with acanthus scrolls.

Listing NGR: NU0163147808

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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