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Garden Walls with Rails, Gate and Attached Cottage, to West of Haughton Strother Farmhouse, Humshaugh

Description: Garden Walls with Rails, Gate and Attached Cottage, to West of Haughton Strother Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240003

OS Grid Reference: NY8955173830
OS Grid Coordinates: 389551, 573830
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0588, -2.1651

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

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Listing Text

NY 87 SE NY 896738
1/244 Garden walls with
rails, gate and
attached cottage,
to west of Haughton
Strother Farmhouse


Late C18 garden walls with C19 cottage, railings and gate. North and west walls
brick in English garden wall bond with cut stone dressings; south wall rubble,
rails and gate cast iron. Cottage squared stone with tooled-and-margined
dressings; Welsh slate roof.

Tall wall with flat coping on north of garden, joins Haughton Strother farmhouse
(q.v.) on right; similar wall on east has boarded door in alternating-block
surround with raised jambs and wedge lintel. Attached cottage to west of south
part of wall, L-plan: south elevation 1 storey, 2 bays; 16-pane sashes (1
renewed), roof hipped to left: left return shows renewed door in irregular-block
surround and renewed 12-pane sash.

Lower curving wall on south/east of garden with arched coping, linking to right
with railings round farmhouse forecourt; rails with foliate tops; monolithic
tapering lancet-shaped piers hold similar gate with ornamental half rail.

Listing NGR: NY8955173830

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Source: English Heritage

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