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Alton Side House and Cottage Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Haydon, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9808 / 54°58'50"N

Longitude: -2.2263 / 2°13'34"W

OS Eastings: 385611

OS Northings: 565154

OS Grid: NY856651

Mapcode National: GBR DBWV.SB

Mapcode Global: WHB29.S20H

Entry Name: Alton Side House and Cottage Adjoining

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370844

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239282

Location: Haydon, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Haydon

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Haydon Bridge St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 86 NE HAYDON B 6319 (East side)

6/32 Alton Side. House and
cottage adjoining


Pair of bastle houses, C16, altered C18 and C20. Rubble with large roughly-shaped
quoins, slate roof, squared stone stack on right gable. Left gable stack rebuilt
in brick on old base. Front elevation shows remains of original ground floor door
to right of Cl9 boarded door. Other openings C18 and C20. Rear elevation with
blocked 1st floor door to east bastle, square-headed with moulded surround, and
blocked single-light window in chamfered surround. Wall of west bastle set slightly
forward. C20 windows. Range of former farmbuildings adjoining west bastle not of

Although much altered, the bastles retain a number of original features, notably
the blocked 1st floor door, unusual and almost Scottish in character.

Listing NGR: NY8561165154

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