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Fairshaw Farmhouse and Adjoining Farmbuilding on East

A Grade II Listed Building in Simonburn, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0529 / 55°3'10"N

Longitude: -2.1807 / 2°10'50"W

OS Eastings: 388553

OS Northings: 573166

OS Grid: NY885731

Mapcode National: GBR FB60.PH

Mapcode Global: WHB1Y.G8S7

Entry Name: Fairshaw Farmhouse and Adjoining Farmbuilding on East

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045211

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240803

Location: Simonburn, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Simonburn

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Simonburn

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 87 SE
(South side, off)
9/119 Fairshaw farmhouse
and adjoining
farmbuilding on

Farmhouse and farmbuilding. Farmhouse dated 1743 on door lintel; early and
mid C19 alterations and additions. Squared rubble with dressings; purple slate
roofs and dressed stone chimneys. 2-storey, 3-bay farmhouse has tooled quoins.
First floor rebuilt in Cl9. Openings in flush surrounds with alternating jambs:
central partly-glazed 4-panel door has lintel inscribed: L A I 1743 (Lancelot
Allgood); replaced 6-pane sashes. Low-pitched roof with coped gables. End
stacks with top bands. Long 2-storey range of farmbuildings of several builds
on right return of house. Range incorporates loose-boxes at left and cart-shed
at right. 2 boarded doors in chamfered surrounds with alternating jambs at
left; 4 segmental arches on square-plan piers at right; 5 openings above.
Stone gutter brackets. Low-pitched roof with coped right gable. External
stone stair on right return. 2-storey gabled wing and single-storey outshut
on rear of house.

Listing NGR: NY8855373166

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