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Catreen Farmhouse, Outbuildings and Wall, Birtley

Description: Catreen Farmhouse, Outbuildings and Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239549

OS Grid Reference: NY8850378030
OS Grid Coordinates: 388503, 578030
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0966, -2.1817

Location: Birtley, Northumberland NE48 3HP

Locality: Birtley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 3HP

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Listing Text


9/14 Catreen Farmhouse,
outbuildings and wall


Farmhouse and farmbuildings. Early C19. Dressed stone and Welsh slate roof.
3 ranges around farmyard.

West range has 2-storey farmhouse on left. 3 bays with central 4-panelled door
in plain surround. Windows are 16-pane sashes. Gabled roof with flat coping,
kneelers and 2 stone corniced end stacks. Single-storey cartshed to right with
double entry and ½-slatted window.

North range is 2-storey byre with granary over. 2 segmental arches to byres.
Plank pitching door above in chamfered alternating-block surround; also
ventilation slits and one ½-slatted window.

East range is single-storey byres and stable. Two plank doors in chamfered
alternating-block surrounds. Ventilation slits.

Slightly later building attached to rear of north range is 2-storey cartshed
with store room above. 2 segmental arches. Two 4-pane windows on 1st floor
and pitching door on left return have chamfered surrounds and shouldered lintels.

All farmbuildings have gabled roofs with flat copings.

4th side of farmyard has wall of roughly dressed stone with ridged coping,and
gate piers.

Listing NGR: NY8850378030

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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