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Crooked Oak Farmhouse, Shotley Low Quarter

Description: Crooked Oak Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240623

OS Grid Reference: NZ0547549725
OS Grid Coordinates: 405475, 549725
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8423, -1.9163

Location: Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland DH8 9BJ

Locality: Shotley Low Quarter
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 9BJ

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Listing Text

NZ 04 NE NZ 055497

21/252 Crooked Oak


House, dated 1684 with initials TRI (Thomas Richardson and wife) on
door surround. Rubble with cut dressings; stone slate roof, brick
stacks. 2 storeys, 2 wide bays. Central boarded door in lugged
architrave with pulvinated frieze and moulded cornice; flanking
4-light chamfered mullioned windows with similar 2-light windows
above, most mullions missing. On far left blocked door with small
oval window (blocked) in monolithic surround inserted. Coped gables
with end stacks rebuilt on old bases. Pent outshut to right has
boarded door with boarded opening above. Outbuilding to left with
asbestos roof, not of interest. Rear elevation: blocked opening with
timber lintel above later outshut, probably to former stair wing.

Interior: Parlour fireplace with elaborate moulded surround inscribed
JR 1717.

Listing NGR: NZ0547549725

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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