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Moor Game Byre 600 Metres West of New House Farm, Shotley Low Quarter

Description: Moor Game Byre 600 Metres West of New House Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240599

OS Grid Reference: NZ0287653856
OS Grid Coordinates: 402876, 553856
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8795, -1.9567

Location: Shotley Low Quarter, Northumberland DH8 9LR

Locality: Shotley Low Quarter
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 9LR

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Listing Text

NZ 05 SW NZ 02875385

16/229 Moor Game byre
600 metres west of
New House Farm.


Farmbuilding (Stable, cartshed and hayloft), mid-C18. Coursed roughly-
squared stone with cut quoins and dressings; stone slate roof. 2 storeys,
4 bays, irregular. At left a doorway with chamfered stone surround and
small window under timber lintel, further right a part-blocked arcade of
3 semicircular arches of handmade brick; above central arch a boarded window
in stone surround. Left return shows tall blind round-headed arch; right
return shows stone-surround pitching door (initials HI on left jamb) and
reverse-stepped gable. To rear one stone-surround loft window.

The only surviving building of a small farm. Isolated hilltop site,
considerable landscape value.

Listing NGR: NZ0287653856

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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