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Redheugh Farmhouse, Tarset

Description: Redheugh Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239758

OS Grid Reference: NY7840688497
OS Grid Coordinates: 378406, 588497
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1903, -2.3407

Location: Tarset, Northumberland NE48 1NA

Locality: Tarset
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 1NA

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Listing Text

NY 78 NE
31/97 Redheugh Farmhouse


House, incorporating a bastle house. C16 or early C17, remodelled 1732 for
William Charlton. Ramdon rubble with ashlar dressings, graduated Lakeland slate
roof. Two storeys, 3 bays with lower one-bay extension to right.

Central half-glazed door in raised stone surround with lintel inscribed W C
in moulded panel. On the ground floor 3 sash windows in raised stone 1732
surrounds, one a C20 insertion. On 1st floor 3 similar windows. Steeply-pitched
gabled roof with flat coping and kneelers. On right return a re-used C16 doorhead
with roll moulding and apparently meaningless inscription of letters and numbers.

Interior has walls c.36 inches thick. Two- and 3-panelled doors. Drawing room
has C18 cornice with vine scrolls and late C18 fireplace with gesso decoration.

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

Listing NGR: NY7840688497

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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