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South Farm, Matfen

Description: South Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 238681

OS Grid Reference: NZ0132774210
OS Grid Coordinates: 401327, 574210
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0624, -1.9807

Location: Matfen, Northumberland NE20 0SA

Locality: Matfen
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0SA

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Listing Text

NZ 07 SW

14/197 South Farm


House. Early C18. Staircase wing to rear added 1771. Service wing to rear
added early C19. Ashlar with tiled roof. Classical style. 3 storeys, 5 bays.
Rusticated quoins. Central 2-leaf door with architrave, pulvinated frieze,
cornice and pediment. Ground and 1st floor sill bands and broader 1st floor
band. 12-pane sashes. Eaves cornice, gabled roof with flat coping and kneelers.
Corniced end and ridge stacks.

Staircase wing has 2 large round-headed windows in raised surrounds with impost
blocks, keystones and radial glazing bars. Decorative downpipe and rainwater
head with cherubs, dated 1771.

Interior has staircase with sturdy stick balusters, ramped handrail and turned
newels. 2-panel doors and shutters.

Listing NGR: NZ0132774210

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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