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Farmbuildings Incorporating Barn, Byre and Smithy, East of Fairshaw Farmhouse, Simonburn

Description: Farmbuildings Incorporating Barn, Byre and Smithy, East of Fairshaw Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240804

OS Grid Reference: NY8857473163
OS Grid Coordinates: 388574, 573163
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0528, -2.1804

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

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Listing Text

NY 87 SE
(South side, off)
9/120 Farmbuildings
incorporating barn,
byre and smithy,
east of Fairshaw

Range of farmbuildings incorporating barn, byre and smithy, now storage. Late
C18-early C19 of several builds. Coursed rubble with dressings; purple slate
roof and dressed stone chimney. Single-storey linear range: barn at left;
combined byre and smithy at right. Taller barn has breathers and 3 chamfered
doorways with alternating jambs and boarded doors; roof has coped gables. Byre
has 2 boarded doors in similar surrounds; smithy at right has tooled quoins, 2
segmental archways (one partly blocked with casement inserted); roof with lower
eaves has coped gables and right end stack. C20 barn on rear of byre and smithy
is not of special interest. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY8857473163

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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