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Great Chesters Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenhead, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9954 / 54°59'43"N

Longitude: -2.4631 / 2°27'47"W

OS Eastings: 370467

OS Northings: 566860

OS Grid: NY704668

Mapcode National: GBR CB7P.J2

Mapcode Global: WH90W.4PBS

Plus Code: 9C6VXGWP+5P

Entry Name: Great Chesters Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240723

Location: Greenhead, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Greenhead

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NY 76 NW
(North side, off)
Great Chesters
12/75 Great Chesters

Farmhouse. Early-mid C18 with mid C19 additions. Coursed rubble, rendered on
front; purple slate roof and stone chimneys. Original 3-storey, 2-bay main
block with C19 2-storey, one-bay addition on right. C19 gabled stone porch
with boarded door and 4-pane overlight at junction between builds. Main block:
4-pane sashes in C19 openings on ground floor; 2 replaced sashes in raised
surrounds on first floor; central horizontal window in raised surround immediately
below eaves. Roof has coped gables and shaped kneelers. End stacks with top
ledges and water tables. Slightly lower addition has 4-pane sashes on each
floor. Roof, with lower eaves and ridge, has coped right gable. Right end
stack with top band. C19 2-storey outshut and gabled porch on rear of main
block. Interior: roof of main block has 2 pairs of upper crucks with collars;
crucks carry 2 rows of adzed purlins and are crossed at ridge piece. Single-
storey farmbuilding on left return is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY7046766860

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