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High Humbleton Farmhouse high Humbleton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Akeld, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5499 / 55°32'59"N

Longitude: -2.0379 / 2°2'16"W

OS Eastings: 397706

OS Northings: 628462

OS Grid: NT977284

Mapcode National: GBR G468.LC

Mapcode Global: WH9ZH.NRSS

Entry Name: High Humbleton Farmhouse high Humbleton House

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Last Amended: 3 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237592

Location: Akeld, Northumberland, NE71

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Akeld

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Wooler St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

8/16 AKELD HUMBLETON
NT 92 NE
8/16 High Humbleton House
II

The address and description shall be amended to read:-

NT 92 NE AKELD HUMBLETON
8/16 High Humbleton Farmhouse
II

House. C16 or early C17, altered mid C18 and C19. Restored c1990.
Random rubble with ashlar dressings. C20 pantile roof with raised
coped gables. Brick stack to ridge and right gable, plus tall ashlar
wall stack to kitchen wing. Raised quoins to left gable end. 2
storey, 3 irregular bays. All openings have raised ashlar surrounds
and C20 wooden windows. Main front has central doorway with C20 plank
door, with eitherside 12-pane windows, with 3 similar windows above.
Rear facade has plank doorway and a single 12-pane window to the right
with beyond a C20 french window. Above 3 further 12-pane windows.
Lower former kitchen wing to west has to the west gable front, a plank
door and 2, 2-light casements with 2 similar windows above, all with
flush stone lintels. Interior has very thick walls. Front wall, right
gable end and one internal wall are 3-4 ft thick. Rear wall and left
end of house c.33 inches thick. Early-mid C18 staircase has turned
balusters with square knops; moulded and ramped handrail.

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NT 92 NE AKELD HUMBLETON


8/16 High Humbleton House


II


House. Probably C16 or early C17; altered and extended early - mid C18.
Extensively altered C19. Random rubble with stone dressings. Welsh slate roof.
Raised quoins on left gable end.

2 storeys, 3 irregular bays.

Central door with overlight in raised surround. Windows, all in raised surrounds,
are all different sizes. 12-pane sash to left of door with blocked window above.
C20 windows to right of door. Single-storey kitchen extension on right has
door in raised surround under relieving arch.

Gabled roof with raised flat coping. Brick stack on ridge and right gable.

Interior has very thick walls. Front wall, right gable end and one internal wall
are 3 - 4 ft. thick. Rear wall and left end of house c.33 inches thick.

Early-mid C18 staircase has turned balusters with square knops; moulded and
ramped handrail.


Listing NGR: NT9770628462

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