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Monkton Farmhouse, Hebburn

Description: Monkton Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 January 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 303759

OS Grid Reference: NZ3202163669
OS Grid Coordinates: 432021, 563669
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9666, -1.5014

Location: Monkton Lane, South Tyneside NE32 5NN

Locality: Hebburn
County: South Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE32 5NN

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Listing Text

Monkton Farmhouse
(formerly listed
18.1.49 under Monkton


House, formerly farmhouse. Mid C18. Ashlar sandstone; Welsh slate roof;
repaired brick gable. 2 storeys, 3 windows. Central 8-panelled door in
Tuscan doorcase of stone; sash windows in raised surrounds have rusticated
lintels imitating voussoirs, east gable has 2 high narrow widows; rear off-
shot raised to 2 storeys. End brick chimney. Interior: staircase dogleg
with local characteristic of diminishing balusters at the turn; 2 turned
balusters to a tread. Historical note. Re-used lintel-stone in wall over
door has inscription 'RFA' '1740' flanking arms of Cock family. Richard and
Ann Forster were tenants and occupiers in 1740. Information from D Kear.

Listing NGR: NZ3202163669

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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