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Townfoot and Attached Kennel

A Grade II Listed Building in Elsdon, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2313 / 55°13'52"N

Longitude: -2.1038 / 2°6'13"W

OS Eastings: 393498

OS Northings: 593014

OS Grid: NY934930

Mapcode National: GBR F7RY.BJ

Mapcode Global: WHB10.NRDZ

Entry Name: Townfoot and Attached Kennel

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041230

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236246

Location: Elsdon, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Elsdon

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Elsdon St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 9393
19/7 Townfoot and
attached kennel


House and attached kennel. Probably early C18 with earlier core. Altered and
raised to 2 storeys mid C19. Random rubble; 1st floor snecked stone with
ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof, stone flags on kennel. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
late C19 wood porch with decorative bargeboards and terracotta cresting. 4-pane
sashes with projecting sills. Guttering supported on stone brackets. Gabled
roof with flat coping and kneelers. Corniced end stacks.

Massive random rubble on left return and similar but slightly more even stonework
to rear may indicate a bastle house origin for the building. Walls c.3 ft.

Attached to the front left-hand corner of the house a small C18 or early C19
kennel with segmental-arched doorway and gabled roof.

Listing NGR: NY9349893014

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