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Todburn Steel Farmhouse, Slaley

Description: Todburn Steel Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240684

OS Grid Reference: NY9868759986
OS Grid Coordinates: 398687, 559986
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9346, -2.0220

Location: Slaley, Northumberland NE47 0DH

Locality: Slaley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 0DH

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Listing Text

NY 95 NE NY 987600

9/313 Todburn Steel


Pair of bastle houses, now one dwelling. Late C16/early C17, western
bastle heightened in early C19, further alterations 1983. Large rubble
with dressings, boulder plinth; slate roof on west part, asbestos sheets
on east part, brick stacks. South elevation 2 storeys, 4 bays, irregular.
Left 2-bay part has 4-pane sashes to 1st floor (ground floor behind C20
glazed extension); coped gables with stepped end stacks, that to left
corniced. Lower right part has renewed door in chamfered surround (head
partly cut away) and C20 window to right. 12-pane Yorkshire sash and
12-pane sash (in former door opening) with small blocked window between.
Left return shows blocked byre door in chamfered heavy block surround inside
later outhouse.

Interior: eastern bastle has 1.2m thick walls and is probably the earlier
of the pair. Some old 1st floor beams, 1 principal-rafter truss with collar;
2 levels of purlins; ridge is later addition.

Listing NGR: NY9868759986

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Source: English Heritage

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