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Tecket Farmhouse, Simonburn

Description: Tecket Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240817

OS Grid Reference: NY8656272970
OS Grid Coordinates: 386562, 572970
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0510, -2.2119

Location: Simonburn, Northumberland NE48 3AH

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

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Listing Text

NY 87 SE
(South side, off)
9/133 Tecket Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Possibly C15, altered early C17 and first floor rebuilt in later
C19. Coursed rubble with dressings; Welsh slate roof and dressed stone chimneys.
2 storeys, 3 windows. Roughly-squared quoins on ground floor; tooled-and-
margined quoins above. 4 openings with damaged double-chamfered surrounds on
ground floor; central heightened doorway (lintel has sunk shield with illegible
lettering); single-light and 2-light window (with mullion removed) under long
dripmould at left; similar 2-light window at right, all with replaced casements.
Identical casements in flush surrounds with alternating jambs above. Low-
pitched roof with coped gables. C19 end stacks with top bands. C19 outshut of
2 builds on rear. Interior: 1.75-metre thick gable end walls and 1.0-metre
thick front wall on ground floor. Massive partly-blocked fireplaces on gable
ends. Ground-floor room at left has adzed ceiling beams of heavy scantling.
Farmbuildings on left return are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY8656272970

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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