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Description: Ash Cleugh Farmhouse
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240247
OS Grid Reference: NY6486661288
OS Grid Coordinates: 364866, 561288
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9450, -2.5500
NY 66 SW HARTLEYBURN
1/128 Ash Cleugh Farmhouse
Probably bastle house, late C16 or early C17, remodelled later C17 and again
in second quarter of C19. Rubble with dressings, stone slate roof. 2 storeys,
3 bays. Central boarded door with overlight in moulded Tudor-arched surround
with hoodmould, flanked by tall 3-light mullioned windows with hoodmoulds
(some mullions removed). At 1st floor level 2-light windows flank a single
light, in similar style. Each window is accompanied by a small rectangular
chamfered opening, to right or left of the window head. Some of the stone
dressings (hoodmoulds, window sills, doorhead etc) appear to be genuine Cl7
work re-set on C19 remodelling of the facade. Coped gables. Left return has
C17 large projecting stepped stack carrying C19 corniced stone chimney. Right
return has blocked bastle door, square-headed with heavy dressings. C19
corniced stone stack on gable above earlier corbels. Outshut to rear has
boarded door in stop-chamfered surround and windows similar to front. Interior;
C18 ground-floor fireplace with chamfered surround set within C17 predecessor
with segmental arch partly cut away. Stone stair in outshut. 2 principal-rafter
roof trusses with collars. Used as barn at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NY6486661288
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