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Woodhead Farmhouse, Hedley

Description: Woodhead Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240527

OS Grid Reference: NZ0895757955
OS Grid Coordinates: 408957, 557955
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9162, -1.8618

Location: Hedley, Northumberland NE43 7SZ

Locality: Hedley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE43 7SZ

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Listing Text

NZ 05 NE NZ 090580

11/157 Woodhead Farmhouse

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House, originally two dwellings. C17, altered. Rubble with dressings and
roughly-shaped quoins; Welsh slate roof, two brick stacks. South elevation
in 2 sections: left part 2 storeys, 2 bays; lower windows retain lintels of
3- and 4-light mullioned windows, upper windows (including narrow window to
far right) with projecting brick sills. Steeply-pitched roof with end stacks.
Left return shows massive stepped stack flanked at attic level by narrow
chamfered lights, one with old iron bar. Lower right part 2 storeys, 2 bays,
irregular; to far left renewed door in chamfered surround with flat-pointed
head in square frame, and traces of possible blocked doorway above; lower
windows, that to right part-slatted, with timber lintels and brick sills,
upper 8-pane Yorkshire sashes. Right return shows boarded door with 4-pane
Yorkshire sash and renewed 4-pane sash with timber lintel above.
Interior; walls 0.75 metre thick, old collar-beam trusses.
The east part of the house may be an unusually easterly bastle.

Listing NGR: NZ0895757955

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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