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Broomhouse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancroft, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.6956 / 55°41'44"N

Longitude: -1.9517 / 1°57'5"W

OS Eastings: 403136

OS Northings: 644681

OS Grid: NU031446

Mapcode National: GBR G2TL.84

Mapcode Global: WH9YY.Z3TJ

Entry Name: Broomhouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237856

Location: Ancroft, Northumberland, TD15

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ancroft

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Ancroft St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 04 SW
10/2
22/12/69


ANCROFT
A1
(East side, off)
Broomhouse
Farmhouse


GV
II


House. Mid C18 with slightly-later C18 range to rear. Porch altered and
right bay extended forward 1857. Brick, earlier parts in irregular bond,
later parts in English Garden Wall Bond; ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof.
Double span.
2 storeys, 4 bays with rusticated quoins and ashlar plinth. Mid-C18 porch
in 3rd bay given Tudor-style parapet and new cornice in 1857. 6-panel door
in eared architrave with pulvinated frieze and cornice. The porch has
rusticated quoins also. Left 3 bays have windows, with intermediate glazing
bars removed, in architraves. Finely-moulded sill strings and cornice.
Slightly-projecting broad right bay of 1871 replaces two bays of original
5-bay house. It has a 2-storey canted bay window. Many of the bricks and
quoins re-used from the earlier walling. Gabled roof with splayed coping
and renewed brick end stacks.
Interior: 6-panel doors. Staircase with decorative cast-iron balusters.


Listing NGR: NU0313644681

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