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Byre, Granary (And) Wall C20 Yards North-East of Lowshield Green Farmhouse, Birtley

Description: Byre, Granary (And) Wall C20 Yards North-East of Lowshield Green Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239559

OS Grid Reference: NY8892680048
OS Grid Coordinates: 388926, 580048
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1147, -2.1751

Location: Birtley, Northumberland NE48 3JN

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

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Listing Text


5/24 Byre, granary (and) Wall
c20 yards north-east of
Lowshield Green Farmhouse

Byres and granary. C18 and early C19. Dressed stone and random rubble with
Welsh slate roof. L-shaped. 2-storey front block with single-storey range
to left and rear. Ground floor of 2-storey range is C18 and has 4 segmental
arches to byres, left one now blocked and 2nd partly covered by early C19
outside stone stairs to granary with stable-type door in alternating-block
surround and two ½ slatted windows. Single-storey bay to left has one plank
door and is the end of the rear range. This has 3 plank doors, in alternating-
block surrounds, and ventilation slits.

Gabled roof with flat coping.

Stockyard in front of 2-storey byre has random rubble wall with ridged coping;
and mounting block in front.

Listing NGR: NY8892680048

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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