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High Buston Farm Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Alnmouth, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3719 / 55°22'18"N

Longitude: -1.6357 / 1°38'8"W

OS Eastings: 423183

OS Northings: 608718

OS Grid: NU231087

Mapcode National: GBR K60B.N4

Mapcode Global: WHC1S.V78N

Entry Name: High Buston Farm Cottage

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371146

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236899

Location: Alnmouth, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Alnmouth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Warkworth St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


10/9 High Buston
Farm Cottage


House, later C18. Roughly-squared stone, rendered on right return; pantile
roof with rendered brick stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays, slightly irregular.
Right-of-centre renewed door in old opening, with 8-pane trompe l'oeil window
above; end bays have 12-pane sashes on ground floor and 9-pane short sashes
above. End stacks.
Included for historic interest as the birthplace of John Common (later of
Denwick) inventor of the double drill turnip sower (1818) and a reaping
machine (1822).

Single-storey outbuilding to east is altered and not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2318308718

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

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