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Garden Wall and Attached Outbuildings to West of Wester Hall, Humshaugh

Description: Garden Wall and Attached Outbuildings to West of Wester Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239999

OS Grid Reference: NY9168972912
OS Grid Coordinates: 391689, 572912
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0506, -2.1316

Location: Humshaugh, Northumberland NE46 4AY

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

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Listing Text

NY 97 SW
2/240 Garden wall and
attached outbuildings
to west of Wester

Garden wall and attached outbuildings, C18 with later alterations. Coursed
rubble with dressings; Welsh slate roof to privy/dovecote, C20 grey tiles on
west range.

Wall on east of garden joins north-west corner of Wester Hall (q.v.) and has
doorway with lintel,re-set from house, inscribed William Smith 1732. Square
privy/dovecote at north-east corner has boarded door on south and low pyramidal
roof; east wall shows boarded basement door and stone external stair to boarded
door. 4-pane Yorkshire sash on right, and opening to attic dovecote with
stone alighting shelf. Tall wall on north of garden has flat coping and 4
square-headed rebated bee-boles with projecting sills. Wall of farmbuilding
range on west of garden, with 3 similar recesses (one blocked) and 2 boarded
doors, joins gate lodge (q.v.). Rear elevation of range shows 3 segmental-
arched cart entrances and 3 boarded doorways in chamfered surrounds.

Listing NGR: NY9168972912

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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