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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1156292
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240626
Location: Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland, DH8
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
SHOTLEY LOW - QUARTER GREENHEAD
NZ 05 SE
23/255 Farmbuilding range
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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