Tyne and Wear HER(8567): Monkton, Monkton Lane, Monkton Farm - Details
Monkton, Monkton Lane, Monkton Farm
Agriculture and Subsistence
At the west end of High Back Close, some of Monkton Farm's historic outbuildings have been converted to residential use. Monkton Farmhouse (HER 8168) is listed grade 2*. To the rear of the farmhouse is a group of vernacular single storey farm outbuildings which wrap around a yard. The roofs are of early clay interlocking pantiles with brick chimneys, a small timber dormer and early rooflights.
North of England Civic Trust on behalf of South Tyneside Council, March 2006, Monkton Conservation Area Character Appraisal; N. Pevsner and E. Williamson, 1983, The Buildings of England: County Durham (second edition)