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Hunter's Cottages, Ovington

Description: Hunter's Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239484

OS Grid Reference: NZ0663963709
OS Grid Coordinates: 406639, 563709
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9680, -1.8978

Location: 1 Springfield Close, Ovington, Northumberland NE42 6DH

Locality: Ovington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE42 6DH

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Listing Text

(South side)

18/129 Hunter's Cottages


Cottage and outbuilding, formerly cottage, byre and stable. C17 or early C18.
Random rubble, dressed stone quoins and door surround, pantiled roof. Single
storey. An old linear farm with cottage on right and range of lower farm-
buildings to left. Cottage is 2 bays with door in alternating-block surround
and 12-pane sash to right. Left of cottage is byre with small C20 window and
large double doors. Stable at left has plank door and one window. Blocked
door on right return.

Cottage roof is steeply pitched and has reverse crow-stepped gable.

A rare survival in this area of an earlier farm type.

Listing NGR: NZ0663963709

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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