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Catreen Farmhouse, Outbuildings and Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Birtley, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0966 / 55°5'47"N

Longitude: -2.1817 / 2°10'54"W

OS Eastings: 388503

OS Northings: 578030

OS Grid: NY885780

Mapcode National: GBR F96H.GT

Mapcode Global: WHB1R.G5B7

Plus Code: 9C7V3RW9+J8

Entry Name: Catreen Farmhouse, Outbuildings and Wall

Listing Date: 5 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239549

Location: Birtley, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Birtley

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Birtley St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


9/14 Catreen Farmhouse,
outbuildings and wall


Farmhouse and farmbuildings. Early C19. Dressed stone and Welsh slate roof.
3 ranges around farmyard.

West range has 2-storey farmhouse on left. 3 bays with central 4-panelled door
in plain surround. Windows are 16-pane sashes. Gabled roof with flat coping,
kneelers and 2 stone corniced end stacks. Single-storey cartshed to right with
double entry and ½-slatted window.

North range is 2-storey byre with granary over. 2 segmental arches to byres.
Plank pitching door above in chamfered alternating-block surround; also
ventilation slits and one ½-slatted window.

East range is single-storey byres and stable. Two plank doors in chamfered
alternating-block surrounds. Ventilation slits.

Slightly later building attached to rear of north range is 2-storey cartshed
with store room above. 2 segmental arches. Two 4-pane windows on 1st floor
and pitching door on left return have chamfered surrounds and shouldered lintels.

All farmbuildings have gabled roofs with flat copings.

4th side of farmyard has wall of roughly dressed stone with ridged coping,and
gate piers.

Listing NGR: NY8850378030

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

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