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Primrose Cottage to North West of World Bird Research Station rose Cottage to North West of World Bird Research Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Glanton, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4247 / 55°25'28"N

Longitude: -1.8902 / 1°53'24"W

OS Eastings: 407046

OS Northings: 614538

OS Grid: NU070145

Mapcode National: GBR H57Q.K6

Mapcode Global: WHB04.YX27

Plus Code: 9C7WC4F5+VW

Entry Name: Primrose Cottage to North West of World Bird Research Station rose Cottage to North West of World Bird Research Station

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236544

Location: Glanton, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Glanton

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whittingham and Edlingham with Bolton Chapel

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 0714
(North side)
Glanton Village

21/201 Primrose Cottage
and Rose Cottage
to north-west of
World Bird
Research Station

Cottages, early to mid-C18 of several builds. Heavy squared rubble with large
roughly-tooled quoins and dressings. Purple slate roof except for pantiles
on rear of Rose Cottage; Welsh slates on Rose Cottage outshuts and corrugated
iron sheets on Primrose Cottage outshut.

Primrose Cottage 2 storeys, 2 bays: Central boarded door; 12-pane sash windows
except for 4-pane sash on ground floor right. Coped right end gable, end
stacks. Rose Cottage, to right, 1 storey, 3 bays; boarded door between left
bays; 12-pane sash windows. Reversed-stepped coping to right end gable; axial
stack on ridge.

Interior: Rose Cottage has chamfered fireplace with set pot and old ironwork;
original beamed ceilings.

These cottages are said to have formed part of a row on the north side of the
former village green, before this was enclosed in the late C18.Rose Cottage,
with its lobby-entrance plan, is an unusually well-preserved example.

Listing NGR: NU0704614538

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

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