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Description: Black Hedley Farmhouse
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 240617
OS Grid Reference: NZ0547551932
OS Grid Coordinates: 405475, 551932
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8621, -1.9162
SHOTLEY LOW QUARTER BLACK HEDLEY
NZ 05 SE NZ 055519
23/246 Black Hedley Farm-
house. (formerly listed
20.10.52 as Black Hedley)
House, c. 1750 for Humphrey Hopper, rear wing rebuilt c. 1930 after
fire. Squared stone with rusticated quoins and cut dressings; slate
roof; stacks rebuilt in brick on old bases. 2 storeys, 5 bays,
symmetrical. Central old half-glazed door in architrave with
pulvinated frieze and cornice; 12-pane sashes in raised stone
surrounds. Coped gables with moulded kneelers, end stacks. 2-bay
left return shows 12-pane sashes in raised stone surrounds, those.to
1st floor under semicircular arches with imposts and keystones;
semicircular opening with keyed raised surround to former dovecote.
Interior: Queen Anne fireplace brought from Derwent Dene, shotley
Bridge. Archway with panelled architrave to stair. Open-string stair
with moulded newels, stick balusters, ramped and moulded handrail and
carved tread ends.
Listing NGR: NZ0547551932
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Source: English Heritage
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