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Bog Head Cottage and Adjacent Farmbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in West Allen, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8681 / 54°52'5"N

Longitude: -2.3305 / 2°19'49"W

OS Eastings: 378886

OS Northings: 552645

OS Grid: NY788526

Mapcode National: GBR DD54.7P

Mapcode Global: WH91J.5WHW

Entry Name: Bog Head Cottage and Adjacent Farmbuildings

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240353

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


14/236 Bog Head Cottage and
adjacent farmbuildings


House and byre/hayloft. Early C19. Squared rubble, stone slate roof. 2
storeys, 3 bays. Off-centre boarded door; to left a 16-pane sash and similar
window above; to right boarded door to byre and half-slatted window above.
Left and right small lean-to additions. Left return shows small blocked attic
window, boarded doorsin lean-to and in left end wall of contemporary house
outshut. Rear elevation shows left hayloft door flanked by slit vents, right
pitching door in lean-to.

A good example of the house of a smallholder-cum-miner, a building type once
common in the area.

Listing NGR: NY7888652645

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

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