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Old Town Farmhouse with Wall and Archway Attached to West Side

A Grade II Listed Building in Otterburn, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2169 / 55°13'0"N

Longitude: -2.184 / 2°11'2"W

OS Eastings: 388390

OS Northings: 591426

OS Grid: NY883914

Mapcode National: GBR F853.ZP

Mapcode Global: WHB15.F47G

Entry Name: Old Town Farmhouse with Wall and Archway Attached to West Side

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239702

Location: Otterburn, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Otterburn

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Otterburn St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 89 SE
25/42 Old Town Farmhouse
with wall and
archway attached
to west side

Farmhouse. Front span C18, refronted mid C19; rear span and attached wall
early C19. Ashlar and random rubble; graduated Lakeland slate roof. Double-
span roof with long wing projecting to rear.

Facade 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central stone porch with stone pent roof. Flanking
4-light bay windows with hollow-chamfered mullions and stone pent roofs. On
1st floor three 3-light mullioned windows. Steeply-pitched gabled roof with
flat coping, kneelers and banded end stacks.

Returns have 12-pane sashes.

Rear span in fine early C19 ashlar has 12-pane sashes with plain reveals and
projecting sills. Rear wing has one tripartite sash and 12-pane sashes.
Gable end of rear wing has segmental carriage arch and boarded double doors.

Interior: staircase with stick balusters; 6-panel doors and shutters.

Wall attached to west side L-plan. c.20 feet long and 12 feet high. In the
centre an elliptical carriage arch. To right a boarded door which has, above
the lintel, a re-set segmental pediment with moulded surround, foliage trails
and a shield inscribed MER for Errington Reed.

Listing NGR: NY8839091426

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

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