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West Fenwick Farmhouse and Former Byre Attached to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Matfen, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0503 / 55°3'0"N

Longitude: -1.9172 / 1°55'1"W

OS Eastings: 405386

OS Northings: 572864

OS Grid: NZ053728

Mapcode National: GBR HB11.QF

Mapcode Global: WHB22.JB87

Plus Code: 9C7W332M+44

Entry Name: West Fenwick Farmhouse and Former Byre Attached to West

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238648

Location: Matfen, Northumberland, NE18

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Matfen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stamfordham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/01/2015:

NZ 07 SE

West Fenwick Farmhouse and former byre attached to West

(Formerly listed as North Fenwick Farmhouse and former byre attached to West)


Bastlehouse, now farmhouse. Late C16 or early C17, altered mid C19. Random
rubble with ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roof. Two and a half storeys. Two
slightly irregular bays with central doorway. C20 door in chamfered surround.
2-light mullioned windows with chamfered surrounds and 8-pane sashes in each
light. C19 gabled half-dormers. Small blocked windows between 1st floor
windows. Gabled roof with ridged coping and kneelers. Corniced end stacks
with 4 conjoined shafts.

Former byre attached on left is now archway through to rear. Within the archway
a single-storey C18 brick addition to the house.

Interior: walls 45-50 inches thick. C19 staircase.

Listing NGR: NZ0538672864

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

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