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Curtain House and Adjacent Barn to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9131 / 54°54'47"N

Longitude: -2.2698 / 2°16'11"W

OS Eastings: 382801

OS Northings: 557630

OS Grid: NY828576

Mapcode National: GBR DCLM.DL

Mapcode Global: WHB2H.3RDX

Entry Name: Curtain House and Adjacent Barn to West

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154511

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240179

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


9/59 Curtain House and
adjacent barn to west


Bastle house, late C16 or early C17, altered C19. Barn probably C19. Rubble,
massive in parts, with heavy roughly-shaped quoins, later stone dressings;
stone slate roofs to house and barn, stone stack on right gable of house.
House 2 storeys, 2 bays. Boarded door with surround of large blocks with
shield-shaped block (probably former datestone) over. To right a late C19
sash window with alternating jambs; similar window above has chamfered sill
re-used from earlier opening; small window to left. Barn to left has cart
entrance with alternating jambs and timber lintel, slit vents. C18 or early
C19 outshut to rear. Interior shows mainly C19 features; small barred window
now opening into outshut and 2 principal-rafter roof trusses with collars may
be late C17 or C18.

Later cottage to right not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY8280157630

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

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