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Fold Cottage with Adjacent Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Acomb, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.993 / 54°59'34"N

Longitude: -2.1054 / 2°6'19"W

OS Eastings: 393355

OS Northings: 566500

OS Grid: NY933665

Mapcode National: GBR FBQP.ZX

Mapcode Global: WHB25.MRNM

Entry Name: Fold Cottage with Adjacent Outbuildings

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044852

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239775

Location: Acomb, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Acomb

Built-Up Area: Acomb

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: St John Lee

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

ACOMB ACOMB VILLAGE
NY 9366 (South side)

18/15 Fold Cottage with
adjacent outbuildings

GV II

Cottage and outbuildings, mid C18. Coursed roughly-squared stone with tooled-
and-margined quoins and dressings; pantile roof with stone slates to eaves and
old brick stack; Welsh slates on western outbuilding, C20 grey tiles on eastern
outbuilding.

South elevation 2 storeys, 1 bay. Boarded door in alternating-block surround
to right; 4-pane sash window in irregular stone surround and similar opening
lacking its carpentry above. Banded left end stack. To left, pent outbuilding
has doorway with small windows above and to left. Single-storey 3-bay outbuilding
set back to right has boarded door in chamfered alternating-block surround
flanked by similar openings partly blocked; small brick outhouse on left not
of interest.

Returns of cottage show reverse-stepped gables. Rear elevation shows old 12-pane
fixed window and small casement,in chamfered surrounds, with 4-pane sash in stone
surround above; outbuilding to left shows slit vents.

Fold Cottage and its attendant farmbuildings form a picturesque C18 group in the
centre of Acomb Village.


Listing NGR: NY9335566500

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

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