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Farmbuildings to Northwest of High Frosthall Farmhouse, Allendale

Description: Farmbuildings to Northwest of High Frosthall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240124

OS Grid Reference: NY8046056996
OS Grid Coordinates: 380460, 556996
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9073, -2.3063

Location: Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9NS

Locality: Allendale
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 9NS

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Listing Text


9/4 Farmbuildings to north-
west of High Frosthall


Planned farm buildings, early Cl9. Squared stone, tooled and margined
dressings, slate roofs. Double foldyard has 2-storey range at rear with
taller gable end of threshing barn in centre. To right of foldyard a single
storey range, to left a 2-storey range with cottage. Foldyard divided by
wall running to central loose-box with segmental-arched gable entrance. Low
flag-roofed structure attached to right return of threshing barn has boarded
door giving access to large waterwheel in pit beneath barn floor. To right
rear of main range is attached smithy with ashlar stack. Segmental-arched
cart entrances, and part-glazed part-slatted windows. Gables of threshing
barn have round windows and block finials. A well-preserved group of
buildings, the waterwheel, which retains its drive shafts and gearing, being
of especial interest; the smithy also retains most of its fittings.

Listing NGR: NY8046056996

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Source: English Heritage

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