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The Netty or Privy at High Close a Burn

A Grade II Listed Building in Melkridge, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0049 / 55°0'17"N

Longitude: -2.4387 / 2°26'19"W

OS Eastings: 372040

OS Northings: 567907

OS Grid: NY720679

Mapcode National: GBR CBDK.VN

Mapcode Global: WH90W.HGYH

Plus Code: 9C7V2H36+XG

Entry Name: The Netty or Privy at High Close a Burn

Listing Date: 16 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246859

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486988

Location: Melkridge, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Melkridge

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


1388/12/10005 The netty or privy at High Close A Burn


Earth closet or privy. 1784 built for F Crook. Coursed local rubble stone with ashlar dressings, and stone slate roof. Single storey.
Rectangular structure with ashlar quoins. Single pitched roof. East entrance side has single doorway with large stone lintel. A quoin has inscription "F Crook, 1784".

Listing NGR: NY7204067907

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

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