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Farmbuilding Range South-West of Greenhead Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8604 / 54°51'37"N

Longitude: -1.9225 / 1°55'21"W

OS Eastings: 405069

OS Northings: 551737

OS Grid: NZ050517

Mapcode National: GBR HD07.KG

Mapcode Global: WHB31.F3Q8

Entry Name: Farmbuilding Range South-West of Greenhead Cottages

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240626

Location: Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland, DH8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Shotley Low Quarter

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Shotley St John

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 05 SE

23/255 Farmbuilding range
south-west of
Greenhead Cottages.

GV ll

Farmbuilding range, C18 altered C19. Coursed rubble with cut
dressings; slate roof. East elevation 1 storey, 5 bays, irregular.
Bay 1 stable door, bay 4 boarded double doors under segmental arch
with raised chamfered keystone; bays 2, 3 and 5 boarded doors. Coped
gables with moulded kneelers; small corniced stacks at right end and
2 on ridge.

Right return shows blocked stone-surround door and is linked to ruin
of gatehouse (largely demolished 1964). Vertical-panelled door on
east of ruined part has chamfered stone surround with flat-pointed
head, lintel inscribed HH (Humphrey Hopper) 1751.

James Lough (1798 - 1876) the sculptor is said to have been born in
the room with the '1751' doorway.

Included partly for group value and partly for historical interest,

Listing NGR: NZ0506951737

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

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