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Whiteley Shield Farmhouse and Adjacent Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in West Allen, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8272 / 54°49'37"N

Longitude: -2.309 / 2°18'32"W

OS Eastings: 380246

OS Northings: 548083

OS Grid: NY802480

Mapcode National: GBR DD9M.XC

Mapcode Global: WH91Q.HXPS

Entry Name: Whiteley Shield Farmhouse and Adjacent Outbuildings

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240342

Location: West Allen, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: West Allen

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Whitfield and Ninebanks

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


21/224 Whiteley Shield Farmhouse
and adjacent outbuildings


House, mid C18 remodelling of a late C17 or early C18 structure. Outbuildings
probably C18, altered. Rubble with roughly-shaped quoins and tooled dressings;
stone slate roofs. 2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Central boarded door with
4-pane overlight, in raised stone surround. 12-pane sash windows with slightly
projecting wedge lintels and sills. Stone end stacks. Lower l-bay extension
to left. Outbuilding set back to right is a former cottage. Small 4-pane sash
on 1st floor and recessed section to far right with small part-slatted window
inserted in blocked door. Stone ridge stack. Rear elevation of house shows
central 9-pane fixed stair window with slightly projecting wedge lintel and sill.
Interior: plain c18 fireplaces, stair with swept grip handrail and stick
balusters. Thick internal wall to right of entrance passage is part of earlier
structure. C18 fireplace in former cottage.

Listing NGR: NY8024648083

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

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