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Allenheads Farmhouse and Adjacent Farmbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8042 / 54°48'15"N

Longitude: -2.2208 / 2°13'14"W

OS Eastings: 385903

OS Northings: 545499

OS Grid: NY859454

Mapcode National: GBR DDYW.0M

Mapcode Global: WHB32.VHNX

Entry Name: Allenheads Farmhouse and Adjacent Farmbuildings

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370610

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240149

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


25/28 Allenheads Farmhouse
and adjacent

House and planned farmbuildings: byres, cart sheds and stables with haylofts
over. Early C19. Squared rubble with dressings, hipped slate roofs. Ranges
enclose 3 sides of a square yard open to the east. Farmhouse occupies eastern
part of north range; 2 storeys, 3 bays. 1st bay with boarded door and renewed
window to left, 2nd and 3rd bays 16-pane sash windows in moulded boxes on both
floors; 2 stone ridge stacks. To left 1 bay of farm building with 3 doorways
and pitching door above. Right return has boarded door with overlight, 16-
pane sash in moulded box to left with similar window above; small outshut to
rear of house. To rear of yard (west) range of 2 storeys, 4 bays, to left
(south) range of 2 storeys, 5 bays: elliptical-arched cart entrances, boarded
doors, pitching doors to haylofts. Left return of south range has 16-pane
sash in moulded box to 1st floor. Rear elevations of farm buildings with
fewer openings; slit vents to haylofts. Yard paved with stone setts has
infilled central pond, with border of large paving slabs, where the mine ponies
which were stabled here were washed. Rubble wall, with arched coping and
central stone piers holding C20 metal gate, towards road.

Listing NGR: NY8590345499

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

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