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Carrycoats Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Birtley, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.114 / 55°6'50"N

Longitude: -2.1203 / 2°7'13"W

OS Eastings: 392422

OS Northings: 579960

OS Grid: NY924799

Mapcode National: GBR F9M9.RL

Mapcode Global: WHB1L.DQKD

Entry Name: Carrycoats Hall

Listing Date: 5 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155082

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239553

Location: Birtley, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Birtley

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Thockrington St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


10/18 Carrycoats Hall


House. C16/C17, early C18 and 1830's. Oldest parts are random rubble, the
rest ashlar. Welsh slate roofs. 2 storeys. 3-bay front of 1830's with
rusticated quoins. Gabled and recessed centre bay has 6-panelled door with
overlight in possibly re-used C18 architrave. Moulded continuous cornice above
and panel with crest of Shafto family. Narrow flanking windows in architraves.
Outer bays have shallow square bay windows with 2-light windows in architraves.
12-pane sash to each light. First floor has 12-pane sashes with cornice and
architrave. 2-light window above door. Similar decoration on returns but rear
bay has C18 masonry and the remains of ground and 1st floor sill bands.

Older building incorporated in house to rear, possibly a bastle house, has walls
c3ft. to 3ft.6 inches. Also further C17 and C18 masonry. Various windows C18
and early C19.

Gabled roof with ridged coping,kneelers, ball finials and stone corniced ridge

Interior has early C18 staircase with broad handrail and turned balusters.
2-panelled and 6-panelled doors and several early C19 fireplaces.

Listing NGR: NY9242279960

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

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