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Roadside Traction Engine Shed at South Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Embleton, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4869 / 55°29'12"N

Longitude: -1.6426 / 1°38'33"W

OS Eastings: 422684

OS Northings: 621513

OS Grid: NU226215

Mapcode National: GBR J4ZZ.5X

Mapcode Global: WHC16.RC00

Plus Code: 9C7WF9P4+QX

Entry Name: Roadside Traction Engine Shed at South Farm

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236944

Location: Embleton, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Embleton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Embleton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(West side)

3/54 Roadside traction
engine shed at
South Farm

Traction engine shed, mid-C19. Whinstone rubble with tooled-and-margined
sandstone quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof. Rectangular building
fronting onto road, at east end of range with cartsheds and granary. Front
shows 2 tall segment-headed arches holding boarded doors. Pyramidal roof,
formerly with central louvre/vent. Returns each show stepped buttress to
front wall and part-slatted window with external bars; lower 2-bay part to
right of right return with similar windows. Boarded door to rear.

Interior: 2 queen-post roof trusses.

Altered 2-storey part of range to west is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2268421513

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

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