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East Unthank Farmhouse, Cottage and Adjoining Outbuilding, Plenmeller with Whitfield

Description: East Unthank Farmhouse, Cottage and Adjoining Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240307

OS Grid Reference: NY7385963321
OS Grid Coordinates: 373859, 563321
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9638, -2.4098

Location: Unthank Road, Plenmeller with Whitfield, Northumberland NE49 0HX

Locality: Plenmeller with Whitfield
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 0HX

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Listing Text


3/190 East Unthank Farmhouse,
cottage and adjoining

House early C19, adjacent barn a little later, cottage c.1840. House fronted
with tooled and margined ashlar,barn coursed rubble, cottage squared rubble,
both with cut dressing; slate roofs. House 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical.
Central altered panelled door and 12-pane sash windows in moulded boxes, with
slightly projecting sills. Coped gables with moulded kneelers, stepped brick
stacks. Barn to right has various doorways and central external stone stair
to boarded door with alternating jambs flanked by slit vents. A second tier
of slit vents above; each vent has a chamfered surround, and is cut in a single
stone. Cottage to far right 1 storey, 2 bays, irregular. Off-centre boarded
door under 2-pane overlight flanked by paired 8-pane casements; smaller window
to right. At right end contemporary lean-to with smaller boarded door. All
openings have stone surrounds with the lintels and sills extended beyond the
line of the jambs, each of which has a single horizontal block at mid-height.
Lobby-entrance plan with a single stepped and corniced stack in line with the
doorway. Rear elevation shows contemporary outshut.

Listing NGR: NY7385963321

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Source: English Heritage

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