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Outbuilding Range to North-West of Haughton Castle, Humshaugh

Description: Outbuilding Range to North-West of Haughton Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239993

OS Grid Reference: NY9187272919
OS Grid Coordinates: 391872, 572919
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0507, -2.1287

Location: Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4AY

Locality: Humshaugh
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4AY

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Listing Text

NY 97 SW
2/234 Outbuilding range
to north-west of
Haughton Castle


Range of outbuildings, 1816 incorporating some earlier fabric, altered later C19.
Rubble with tooled-and-margined dressings; Welsh slate roofs. Range in 4
sections: to left a 2-storey tower, with boarded door flanked by slits and older
slit window re-set above; embattled parapet. Attached wall, with stepped coping,
in front of yard at lower level (enclosed by wall with attached privy joining
right return of tower at rear). Single-storey 3-bay part with boarded doors,
small-paned iron-framed casement windows, and paired segment-headed pigeon holes
with alighting platforms below embattled parapet. All doorways and windows in
chamfered surrounds, the former with flat-pointed heads. Front elevation of
garage at far right has been altered.

Rear elevation, with lower ground level, shows 2 segmental-arched cart entrances
to basement of 3-bay part, and pre-C19 masonry in substructure of garage.

Listing NGR: NY9187272919

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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