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Swam Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stannington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1059 / 55°6'21"N

Longitude: -1.6672 / 1°40'1"W

OS Eastings: 421330

OS Northings: 579108

OS Grid: NZ213791

Mapcode National: GBR J9SD.VG

Mapcode Global: WHC2Y.CXBL

Plus Code: 9C7W484M+94

Entry Name: Swam Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428611

Location: Stannington, Northumberland, NE61

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Stannington

Built-Up Area: Stannington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stannington St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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NZ 27 NW
8/130 Swan Farmhouse
House, mid C18 with early C19 extension and C20 porch. Squared tooled stone
with ashlar dressings, porch rock-faced stone; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3
bays, symmetrical. Plinth, rusticated quoins. Central flat-roofed porch with
slit window and 4-panel door with 2-pane overlight on right return. Original
doorway, in architrave, within. Flanking 12-pane sash windows, and 16-pane
sashes above, all with thick glazing bars, in architraves. Bold hollow-chamfered
eaves cornice. Coped gables; stepped-and-corniced end stacks. Single-storey,
2-bay left extension with 12-pane sash windows. Coped left gable with stepped-
and-banded stack. Left return, above extension, shows 6-pane Yorkshire sash
to attic. Right return, with 12-pane sash windows, rebuilt c.1960.

Lower C18 wing to rear. Brick addition at rear of C19 extension is not of
special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2133079108

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