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Outbuildings (Including Rose Cottage) Around 2 Yards to North-West of Park End, Simonburn

Description: Outbuildings (Including Rose Cottage) Around 2 Yards to North-West of Park End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240802

OS Grid Reference: NY8720675760
OS Grid Coordinates: 387206, 575760
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0761, -2.2019

Location: Simonburn, Northumberland NE48 3AF

Locality: Simonburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 3AF

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Listing Text

NY 87 NE
(North side, off)
4/118 Outbuildings
(including Rose
Cottage) around 2
yards to north-
west of Park End

Linked outbuildings incorporating house, stables, coach house and farmbuildings.
Late C18-early C19 ranges around farmyard to north; adjoining c.1830 ranges
around stable yard to south. Squared rubble with dressings; ranges facing
stable yard have tooled-and-margined dressed masonry in narrow courses. Welsh
slate roofs. House has dressed stone chimneys.

2-storey ranges around farmyard. Facing yard: 3-bay west range with 2 segmental
arches and lean-to stone shed; north range has 8 segmental arches (mainly
blocked) and square window openings above; east range has 2 very tall arches
with paired boarded doors. Outer faces: west range has external stone stair;
east range incorporates 2-bay house (Rose Cottage) at north-east corner; house
has replaced windows and door. Roofs hipped over returns. Rose Cottage has
2 ridge stacks.

Ranges around stable yard on sloping site: single-storey west and north ranges;
2-storey east range (a continuation of east range of farmyard). Facing yard:
boarded doors and horizontal-sliding sashes in chamfered surrounds with
alternating jambs; 2 large C20 garage openings on north range. Outer faces:
east range has canted south return; boarded doors and scattered breathers on
rear. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY8720675760

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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