British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Stable Block to East of Swinburne Castle, Chollerton

Description: Stable Block to East of Swinburne Castle

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239590

OS Grid Reference: NY9350675350
OS Grid Coordinates: 393506, 575350
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0726, -2.1032

Locality: Chollerton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 4DQ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


Stable Block to east
10/55 of Swinburne Castle

Former stable block, now farm storage. Late C18. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
Random rubble to rear. 2 storeys, 9 bays. Rusticated quoins.

Projecting 3-bay pedimented centre has round-arched, tunnel-vaulted carriage
entry. Rusticated jambs, and archivolt with curved keystone. Keyed oculus in
architrave. Flanking windows are 12-pane on ground floor and 6-pane above.

3-bay outer sections have similar windows, the centre ones in round-arched

1st floor band and Ionic modillion cornice.

Hipped roof with wood clock turret above archway. Clock faces have been removed.

Listing NGR: NY9350675350

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.