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Northern Farmhouse at Low Town

A Grade II Listed Building in Longframlington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2955 / 55°17'43"N

Longitude: -1.7828 / 1°46'57"W

OS Eastings: 413891

OS Northings: 600170

OS Grid: NU138001

Mapcode National: GBR H7Z6.TJ

Mapcode Global: WHC23.L588

Entry Name: Northern Farmhouse at Low Town

Listing Date: 15 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236824

Location: Longframlington, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Longframlington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Longframlington with Brinkburn

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 10 SW
5/155 Northern Farmhouse
at Low Town

House, dated 1750 with initials WAE (William and Elizabeth Alder) over door.
Front squared stone, other elevations roughly-squared stone; Welsh slate roof
except for stone slate, patched with pantiles and asbestos sheets, on rear
slope of main part; one stack rebuilt in white brick.

Main part 2 storeys, 2 + 1 + 2 bays, symmetrical. Chamfered plinth. Central
flush-panelled door with plain overlight; windows all sashes with 2-pane upper
and plain lower leaves, except for plain sash above door. Coped gables on
moulded kneelers; stepped-and-banded end stacks. Returns each show blocked
attic window. 1-storey 2-bay part to right shows vertical-panelled door at
far left, inserted C20 casement and sash, lost glazing bars; rebuilt right end
stack. Rear elevation shows contemporary outshut under steep catslide roof,
with two 4-pane sashes.

Formerly a coaching inn when the lane through Low Town was part of the main
Newcastle to Cornhill road.

Listing NGR: NU1389100170

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

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