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Linked Farmbuildings North East of Bellister Castle, Featherstone

Description: Linked Farmbuildings North East of Bellister Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 240694

OS Grid Reference: NY7010062998
OS Grid Coordinates: 370100, 562998
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9607, -2.4685

Location: Bellister Road, Featherstone, Northumberland NE49 0HZ

Locality: Featherstone
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 0HZ

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Listing Text

NY 76 SW
(South side, off)
16/90 Linked farmbuildings
north-east of
Bellister Castle

Linked farmbuildings now loose-boxes and storage. Late C18 and C19 of several
builds. Coursed, squared and dressed sandstone; concrete-tiled roofs; stone
chimneys. U-plan ranges around farmyard with threshing barn and gin-gang on
rear; combined cottage/coach house at right-angles on threshing barn.

U-plan range. Late C18-early C19, L-plan 2-storey north section of 2 builds:
2 segmental arches, boarded doors and first-floor hit-and-miss windows facing
yard; roof hipped above junction with south section; stone stairway on outer
return. Mid-late C19 L-plan single-storey south range of 2 builds: 2 elliptical
arches, boarded doors and breathers facing yard; latticed casements on outer
return; hipped roof.

Early C19 long 2-storey threshing barn: 3 end bays (converted into a cottage in
late C19) with replaced casements, door and end stack. Early-mid C19 large
square-plan gin-gang with altered and blocked openings and pitched roof. Coach
house incorporates one bay of cottage at junction with former threshing barn:
segmental archway and breather (in form of a cross-loop) in crowstepped, gabled
front; 2-light mullioned window and similar gabled half-dormer on west return;
roof has central ridge stack. Detached shed in farmyard and haybarn to north
are not of special interest. Linked buildings included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY7010062998

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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