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Monkton Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Monkton, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9666 / 54°57'59"N

Longitude: -1.5014 / 1°30'4"W

OS Eastings: 432021

OS Northings: 563669

OS Grid: NZ320636

Mapcode National: GBR KCY0.RD

Mapcode Global: WHC3S.XF7C

Entry Name: Monkton Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 January 1949

Last Amended: 26 February 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355094

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303759

Location: South Tyneside, NE32

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Monkton

Built-Up Area: Hebburn

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Jarrow Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

Monkton Farmhouse
(formerly listed
18.1.49 under Monkton


House, formerly farmhouse. Mid C18. Ashlar sandstone; Welsh slate roof;
repaired brick gable. 2 storeys, 3 windows. Central 8-panelled door in
Tuscan doorcase of stone; sash windows in raised surrounds have rusticated
lintels imitating voussoirs, east gable has 2 high narrow widows; rear off-
shot raised to 2 storeys. End brick chimney. Interior: staircase dogleg
with local characteristic of diminishing balusters at the turn; 2 turned
balusters to a tread. Historical note. Re-used lintel-stone in wall over
door has inscription 'RFA' '1740' flanking arms of Cock family. Richard and
Ann Forster were tenants and occupiers in 1740. Information from D Kear.

Listing NGR: NZ3202163669

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