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Cartshed, Shelter Sheds and Pigsties to North West of Hemscott Hill, Widdrington Village

Description: Cartshed, Shelter Sheds and Pigsties to North West of Hemscott Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 238233

OS Grid Reference: NZ2798795018
OS Grid Coordinates: 427987, 595018
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2486, -1.5613

Location: Widdrington, Northumberland NE61 5EQ

Locality: Widdrington Village
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 5EQ

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Listing Text

NZ 29 NE
6/90 Cartshed, shelter sheds
and pigsties to north-
west of Hemscott Hill
GV II farmhouse

Cartsheds probably early C19, shelter sheds and pigsties mid-C19. Cartsheds
rubble, other buildings roughly-squared stone with tooled-and-margined quoins;
slate roofs. Shelter shed L-plan; south wing has 3 segmental arches and left
return with round-arched pigeon opening; west wing has 2 segmental arches and
boarded door to right. Gables with moulded kneelers and coping. Pigsties
attached to north-east corner of west wing have reverse-stepped gables; twin
yards on east have walls with chamfered coping. Cartshed attached to south-
east corner of south wing 4 bays, 3 open with plain piers and timber lintels;
coalhouse to right. Pent roof. Taller rear wall shows doorway with alternating-
block surround.

Listing NGR: NZ2798795018

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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