History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Low Barmston Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Washington East, Sunderland

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9037 / 54°54'13"N

Longitude: -1.4753 / 1°28'31"W

OS Eastings: 433743

OS Northings: 556682

OS Grid: NZ337566

Mapcode National: GBR LC4Q.DY

Mapcode Global: WHD5B.90QK

Entry Name: Low Barmston Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303237

Location: Sunderland, NE38

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Washington East

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Washington

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Find accommodation in
Washington

Listing Text

NZ35NW WASHINGTON LOW BARMSTON
2/79
Low Barmston Farmhouse

II

Large farmhouse. Circa 1840. Snecked rubble sandstone with plinth. Large quoins,
crow-stepped gable ends, some ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roofs with corniced
ashlar stacks. Irregular plan, baronial style. 2 storeys, 3 bays and set back
left bay. The 2 gabled right bays project, the central one farther; this is
half-octagonal on first floor, corbelled out above and sloped out below. Sash
windows with glazing bars in tooled stone surrounds. 4-panelled door in corniced
surround raised in centre to hold blank shields. First L-shaped wing runs forward
from left bay and is linked by yard wall to lean-to in inner return angle.
Small round-headed windows in one-storey part and in central gable end. 3-bay
garden front blank at first floor centre.


Listing NGR: NZ3374356682

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.