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High Buston Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Alnmouth, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3717 / 55°22'18"N

Longitude: -1.6366 / 1°38'11"W

OS Eastings: 423127

OS Northings: 608695

OS Grid: NU231086

Mapcode National: GBR K60B.G6

Mapcode Global: WHC1S.T7VT

Entry Name: High Buston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236898

Location: Alnmouth, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Alnmouth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Warkworth St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 20 NW ALNMOUTH HIGH BUSTON

10/8 High Buston
Farmhouse

GV II

House. Late C17 or early C18; enlarged c.1800; rear porch later C19. Front
squared stone, returns rendered, rear rubble, rear porch squared stone; cut
dressings. Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Plinth, 1st
floor and eaves bands. Central renewed door in square-headed opening under
moulded stone hood on shaped corbels, all within segmental-arched recess.
4-pane sash windows with slightly projecting sills; beneath central 1st-floor
window a stone with Percy crescent. Coped gables; stepped end stacks with
chamfered caps. Each return shows similar sash to 1st floor. Rear elevation
shows right-of-centre gabled porch with flush-panelled door on right return
and 6-pane sash window; other windows various sashes. Traces of old blocked
windows show original house was 3 storeys high.

Interior, 0.65 metre-thick spine wall is front wall of original house.
Interior largely C19 except for 2-panel doors on H hinges, perhaps re-set,
in attic. King-post roof trusses.

Attached farmbuilding range is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2312708695

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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