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Bat Cottage, Broomley and Stocksfield

Description: Bat Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240457

OS Grid Reference: NZ0624960000
OS Grid Coordinates: 406249, 560000
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9346, -1.9040

Location: Batt House Road, Stocksfield, Northumberland NE43 7QZ

Locality: Broomley and Stocksfield
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE43 7QZ

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Listing Text

NZ 05 NE (North side)
Bat Cottage


House, mid C18. Rubble with roughly-cut dressings; C20 pantile roof with
2 courses of stone slates to eaves. Main part 2 storeys, 2 wide bays.
Central old plank door inside early C20 gabled porch with depressed round
arch; built in above arch are a stone dated 1836 with chip-carved panel and
a triangular slab with worn relief cross, possibly medieval. 20-pane Yorkshire
sashes, with external shutters, to ground floor, 12-pane Yorkshire sashes
with timber lintels above, all with slightly-projecting sills. Coped gables
with rebuilt end stacks. To right, former coach house has C20 small-paned
casements and coped gable.
Interior: Kitchen fireplace has chamfered stone surround, parlour fireplace
round-arched raised stone surround with moulded bases, imposts and keystone.
Old ceiling beams.

Originally Bat House, a farmhouse.

Listing NGR: NZ0624960000

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Source: English Heritage

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