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Hawkhope Farmhouse, Falstone

Description: Hawkhope Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239671

OS Grid Reference: NY7145288137
OS Grid Coordinates: 371452, 588137
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1867, -2.4499

Locality: Falstone
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 1BB

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Listing Text

NY 78 NW
30/11 Hawkhope Farmhouse


House, now divided into 2 dwellings. C16-early C17 bastle with mid-C19
extension. Random rubble with boulder plinth, extension ashlar; Welsh
slate roofs.

Bastlehouse: 2 storeys plus attics, 3 irregular bays. Almost central half-
glazed door in slightly-chamfered surround. Sash window left and right.
Above door a small 6-pane fixed window in partly-blocked opening of original
1st-floor doorway. 12-pane sash to right, 16-pane sash to left. Gabled
roof with C19 dormers, flat coping and corniced right end stack.

Extension to right 2 storeys, 2 broad bays with central doorway. Gabled
stone porch and sash windows. Gabled roof.with corniced end stack.

To rear bastlehouse has continuous outshut.

Interior walls c.5ft. thick on ground floor, c.4 ft. on 1st floor.

Ramm, McDowall, Mercer: Shielings and Bastles: HMSO: 1970.

Listing NGR: NY7145288137

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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