Description: East Benton Farmhouse
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303415
OS Grid Reference: NZ2853268437
OS Grid Coordinates: 428532, 568437
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0097, -1.5554
WALLSEND STATION ROAD (west side, off)
NZ 26 NE
6/166 East Benton Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C18; early C19 front range. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar
dressings and quoins; sandstone rubble returns. Welsh slate roof with flat stone
gable copings. 2 storeys, 3 windows and lower 2-storey 2-bay wing set back at
left. Main house has panelled doorcase and bracketed canopy to central 5-panelled
door and overlight. Stone lintels, projecting stone sills and alternate block
jambs to wide sash windows with glazing bars. Double-span roof has ashlar-banded
end chimneys to steeply-pitched rear and low-pitched front ranges.
Catslide rear roof to wing.
Listing NGR: NZ2853268437
Source: English Heritage
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