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Aydon South Farmhouse, Corbridge

Description: Aydon South Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239865

OS Grid Reference: NZ0081266032
OS Grid Coordinates: 400812, 566032
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9889, -1.9888

Location: B6321, Corbridge, Northumberland NE45 5PL

Locality: Corbridge
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE45 5PL

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Listing Text

NZ 0066
19/104 Aydon South Farmhouse


House. C17, east wing dated 1722 on doorhead, main block rebuilt late C18.
Main block squared stone, wings rubble with dressings; Welsh slate roofs, 2
brick stacks. L-plan. South elevation in 2 parts: main block 3 storeys, 2 bays;
flush-panelled door with 5-pane overlight on right; 16-pane sashes except for
8-pane sashes to 2nd floor. End stacks, the left rebuilt in brick. Lower east
wing to right: 2 storeys, 2 irregular bays; moulded 1st floor string. Renewed
6-pane sash in older doorway with flattened triangular head on right; C20
window to left. 16-pane sash and narrow 2-pane sash, both in stone surrounds,
above, with blocked mullioned window to left. C20 brick ridge stack. Right
return shows chamfered window, with old iron bars, in gable; set back to right,
end of outshut shows blocked 2-light mullioned window. Other similar windows
in north wing.

Interior: Moulded 1st floor ceiling beams in east wing, and roof showing
principal-rafter trusses and collars; ridge carried between overlapped ends of
principals. Thick (0.80 metre) rear wall of main block is probably part of
original house pre-dating addition of north wing in C17 and early C18 east wing.

Listing NGR: NZ0081266032

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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