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High Swinhope Shield Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8362 / 54°50'10"N

Longitude: -2.2448 / 2°14'41"W

OS Eastings: 384374

OS Northings: 549071

OS Grid: NY843490

Mapcode National: GBR DDRJ.T4

Mapcode Global: WHB2W.HP8V

Plus Code: 9C6VRQP4+F3

Entry Name: High Swinhope Shield Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042952

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240229

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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21/109 High Swinhope Shield


House, later C17. Large rubble, ashlar dressings; reverse stepped gables, stone
slate roof. Front 2 storeys, 2 windows. Off-centre C20 gabled porch. Windows
formerly mullioned, altered. To right blocked single-light windows with
chamfered surrounds on both floors. At right end one surviving wave-moulded
jamb of doorway into a part of the house now removed. Corniced stone stack
on left gable, right gable altered stack. Right return largely rebuilt; left
return with two single-light windows in chamfered surrounds, to attic. Rear
elevation shows a similar 1st floor window and another on ground floor of which
only the head survives.

Listing NGR: NY8437449071

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