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Town Farmhouse, Wall

Description: Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240117

OS Grid Reference: NY9175968973
OS Grid Coordinates: 391759, 568973
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0152, -2.1304

Location: Town Farm Close, Wall, Northumberland NE46 4DZ

Locality: Wall
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 4DZ

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Listing Text

NY 9168 (South side)
Wall Village

17/358 Town Farmhouse


House, late C17 incorporating earlier fabric; rear wing c.1800 and alterations
in later C19. Rubble with dressings, rendered to front; stone slate roof,
stone and bricks stacks. Front 2 storeys, 4 slightly irregular bays. Renewed
half-glazed double doors in bay 2, in moulded surround with flat-pointed head,
hoodmould and initials W I on lintel. Half-glazed door in stop-chamfered
surround, farther right. Late C19 4-pane sashes, that above the right door
a larger stair window. Coped gables have moulded kneelers with finials; end
stacks, that to left rebuilt in yellow brick on old base; one ridge stack.
Right return shows blocked attic window. Rear wing shows flush-panelled door
with 20-pane sash to left, and 16-pane 1st floor sash; coped gable with
stepped stone stack.

Interior: C19 stair with closed strings, turned balusters and moulded handrail;
at foot of stair 1 moulded corbel of former fireplace. Lintel of fireplace
with flat-pointed moulded arch, re-set above fireplace in rear wing. Intact
1st-floor fireplace of similar type at east end. 5-bay upper-cruck roof at
attic level, with collars, 2 levels of purlins and ridge.

Listing NGR: NY9175968973

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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