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Latitude: 55.2015 / 55°12'5"N
Longitude: -2.1725 / 2°10'20"W
OS Eastings: 389120
OS Northings: 589709
OS Grid: NY891897
Mapcode National: GBR F889.G6
Mapcode Global: WHB15.LJP9
Entry Name: Bastle House Attached to Brig Farmhouse
Listing Date: 7 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1044972
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239437
Location: Corsenside, Northumberland, NE48
Civil Parish: Corsenside
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Corsenside St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NY 88 NE CORSENSIDE
2/57 Bastle house attached to
Bastle house now used as byre and store. Late C16/early C17. Upper floor partly
rebuilt probably in C18. Openings altered C18. Random rubble 4½ ft thick with massive
quoins and boulder plinth. Welsh slate roof. 33 ft x 23 ft. 2 storeys. Ground floor
has later door, with flat reveals, to right; and original door, 30 inches wide with
splayed reveals, in centre. Original upper door also now a window is directly above
with 2 later windows left and right. One very small window on ground floor rear and C20
brick outside stair. Gabled roof with kneelers.
Interior has old wood lintels to original ground floor door and to all openings on front
of 1st floor. Corbels of former fireplace visible in ground floor and 3 square recesses
to sides of former fireplaces on 1st floor. C18 roof timbers with tie and collar beams.
Shielings and Bastles: Ramm, McDowall, Mercer. HMSO. 1970.
Listing NGR: NY8912089709
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