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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Birtley, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0978 / 55°5'52"N

Longitude: -2.1918 / 2°11'30"W

OS Eastings: 387858

OS Northings: 578173

OS Grid: NY878781

Mapcode National: GBR F94H.8C

Mapcode Global: WHB1R.94J8

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 13 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436377

Location: Birtley, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Birtley

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Birtley St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

The followng building shall be added:-

NY 87 NE The Manor House.

460- /9/10000

Farmhouse, now house. 1677, extended early C19, remodelled c1865. Rubble stone with
ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roofs with coped gables and kneelers. 2 ashlar gable stacks.
Cross-passage plan. Original house to right, 3 windows, has central doorway with
moulded surround and decorated lintel inscribed 1677, and a 3 panel door. To the left
a 3-light, and to the right a 2-light window with chamfered mullions and Tudor hood
moulds. Above a single light window, flanked by 2-light windows, also with chamfered
mullions. All these windows have 2-pane casements. Beyond upper left window a carved
stone sundial and an ashlar plaque inscribed, THOMAS ROBSON Draper Licensed
Dealer in tea coffee snuff and tobacco Early C19 wing to left, altered C20, 3 windows.
To left a C20 3-light mullion window in a former cart shed opening, and to the right a
2-light mullion window. Interior retains its 2 bay cross passage plan, and a large C17
stone fireplace with moulded stone hood. Simple collar purlin roof with substantial
principal rafters, some timbers replaced.

Listing NGR: NY8785878173

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

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