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Outbuilding 30 Metres North of Hayrake Farmhouse, with Adjacent Ruin to North, Allendale

Description: Outbuilding 30 Metres North of Hayrake Farmhouse, with Adjacent Ruin to North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240217

OS Grid Reference: NY8515552374
OS Grid Coordinates: 385155, 552374
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8659, -2.2328

Location: Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9SG

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

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Listing Text


16/97 Outbuilding 30 metres north
of Hayrake Farmhouse, with
adjacent ruin to north

Bastle house, late C16 or early C17, with slightly later second bastle added
to north, altered. Rubble with heavy roughly-shaped quoins, stone dressings;
C20 asbestos roof. 2 storeys, originally 2+2 bays. Elevation to farmyard has
ground-floor slit window and lst-floor boarded door with triangular head and
chamfered surround. At left a C20 barn door with pitching opening over. Left
return has blocked door with wooden lintel, C18 outshut to left. Right return
has blocked central door with triangular head. Above and to left a square-
headed door with chamfered surround. Interior; central principal-rafter truss
with collar; 2 levels of purlins. Recessed flue in south gable with corbels
which carried original stack. Ruined bastle to north has north gable with
central triangular-headed doorway and small rectangular window above.
The extended bastle was the home of Thomas Williamston, the dissenter (Quaker)
d.1690 whose grave is situated 50 metres south of the present farmhouse.

Listing NGR: NY8515552374

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Source: English Heritage

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