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Main Farmbuilding Group to North of Park Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Denwick, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4248 / 55°25'29"N

Longitude: -1.7347 / 1°44'5"W

OS Eastings: 416886

OS Northings: 614576

OS Grid: NU168145

Mapcode National: GBR J5BQ.75

Mapcode Global: WHC1C.BX54

Entry Name: Main Farmbuilding Group to North of Park Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 December 1969

Last Amended: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049065

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236411

Location: Denwick, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Denwick

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Alnwick

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 11 SE
10/75 Main farmbuilding
3l.12.69 group to north of
Park Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
Stables and Cart
Sheds at Park Farm)

Planned farmbuildings, dated 1827 with Percy crescent on keystone of entrance
arch, probably by J. & B. Green. Later alterations, including covered yard
probably of late C19. Main ranges ashlar, with rock-faced extension to east;
covered yard superstructure timber on cast-iron columns; Welsh slate roofs.
Ranges around rectangular yard formerly open to south, with barn and cartsheds
extending further east; later south range and covered yard.

External west elevation 9 bays, 1 and 2 storeys, symmetrical. Plinth, eaves
cornice. Centre has boarded double doors under segmental arch with dated
keystone, flanked by ornamental loops; sill band above, to 12-pane sash window;
pedimented gable, with boarded lunette, capped by weathervane with pierced
Percy crescent. Flanking lower 3-bay parts have arcades of blind round arches
with impost bands, below blind windows with slightly-projecting sills; hipped
roofs. Single-storey end pavilions have segmental arches each enclosing a
doorway with small flanking windows; boarded to left, blind to right.

Similar centrepiece to east range is end of barn, flanked by single-storey
parts each with 3 elliptical arches; impost blocks, stop-chamfered piers.
North range has 6-bay 2-storeyed centre with similar arcade, flanked by single-
storey parts. South elevation shows end pavilions as west front; single-
storey 6-bay south range between has projecting end bays, that on right with
segmental arch. Covered yard superstructure with 2 slatted gables, carried on
central 6-bay arcade.

Rear elevation of east range shows projecting barn with altered engine house
on right, and various later additions; cartshed on far right has 2 elliptical
arches on left return.

Boarded doors and some windows; some fenestration renewed. Gables of 2-storey
part of north range, cartshed and east end of barn have circular openings
above stepped eaves cornice which is carried horizontally across the end wall.

Impressive group of buildings; the Duke of Northumberland's home farm in the

Listing NGR: NU1688614576

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

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