Tyne and Wear HER(5129): Houghton-le-Spring, Moors Farm - Details
Houghton-le-Spring, Moors Farm
Agriculture and Subsistence
Former farmstead located on north side of the road between High Dubmire and Houghton-le-Spring. Date established not known but recorded on the 1838 Houghton-le-Spring tithe map. The building is recorded as Moors Farm by the Ordnance Survey from 1856 and the complex of buildings gradually increased from that date. Some of the outbuildings have been demolished since 1939 and both the farmhouse and adjoining range to the west are now in residential use.
<< HER 5129 >> Northern Archaeological Associates, 2001, Sunderland Central Route, Multi Modal Study