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South Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Matfen, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0624 / 55°3'44"N

Longitude: -1.9807 / 1°58'50"W

OS Eastings: 401327

OS Northings: 574210

OS Grid: NZ013742

Mapcode National: GBR G9LX.Z2

Mapcode Global: WHB21.K00Y

Entry Name: South Farm

Listing Date: 27 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370694

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238681

Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Matfen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Matfen Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

MATFEN RYAL
NZ 07 SW

14/197 South Farm
27.8.52


GV II


House. Early C18. Staircase wing to rear added 1771. Service wing to rear
added early C19. Ashlar with tiled roof. Classical style. 3 storeys, 5 bays.
Rusticated quoins. Central 2-leaf door with architrave, pulvinated frieze,
cornice and pediment. Ground and 1st floor sill bands and broader 1st floor
band. 12-pane sashes. Eaves cornice, gabled roof with flat coping and kneelers.
Corniced end and ridge stacks.

Staircase wing has 2 large round-headed windows in raised surrounds with impost
blocks, keystones and radial glazing bars. Decorative downpipe and rainwater
head with cherubs, dated 1771.

Interior has staircase with sturdy stick balusters, ramped handrail and turned
newels. 2-panel doors and shutters.


Listing NGR: NZ0132774210

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