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Colliery Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Shilbottle, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3755 / 55°22'31"N

Longitude: -1.7052 / 1°42'18"W

OS Eastings: 418778

OS Northings: 609096

OS Grid: NU187090

Mapcode National: GBR J6J8.MV

Mapcode Global: WHC1R.S45X

Entry Name: Colliery Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237112

Location: Shilbottle, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Shilbottle

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Shilbottle St James

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


9/221 Colliery Farmhouse


House, c.1800 with later C19 outshut. Squared stone, except rubble outshut,
with cut dressings; Welsh slate roof with rebuilt brick stacks. Near-square
plan; former front door on left return enters stair hall, from which all rooms
open. 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Plinth. Central blind doorway.
12-pane sash windows, the lower renewed, with slightly-projecting sills. Tall
steeply-pitched roof; stepped end stacks. Right return shows pent outshut
with 3 small-paned windows and boarded door. Left return shows left-of-centre
renewed door into added sun lounge, 12-pane sash window and arched stair
window holding renewed 15-pane sash with intersecting head. Rear elevation
as front except for one small inserted window on ground floor right.

Interior: 6-panel doors. Open-well stair with stick balusters, moulded
newels and moulded ramped handrail.

One of a small but distinctive group of farmhouses on the Duke of
Northumberland's estate; other examples at Alndyke (Alnwick parish),
Greensfield Moor (Denwick detached parish) and Rennington North Farm
(Rennington parish).

C20 sun lounge is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU1877809096

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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