Description: Outbuildings (Including Rose Cottage) Around 2 Yards to North-West of Park End
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
SIMONBURN B 6320
NY 87 NE
(North side, off)
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
Source: English Heritage
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