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Low Turney Shield Farmhouse and Adjacent Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in West Allen, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8369 / 54°50'12"N

Longitude: -2.3131 / 2°18'47"W

OS Eastings: 379989

OS Northings: 549164

OS Grid: NY799491

Mapcode National: GBR DD9H.0W

Mapcode Global: WH91Q.FPRB

Plus Code: 9C6VRMPP+QQ

Entry Name: Low Turney Shield Farmhouse and Adjacent Outbuildings

Listing Date: 11 September 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240364

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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21/247 Low Turney Shield
11.9.75 Farmhouse and adjacent

Farmhouse and outbuilding. Late C17 or early C18, perhaps incorporating
earlier fabric, restored 1976. Rubble with stone slate roof. House 2 storeys,
3 bays. Central boarded door; renewed 9-pane window to left and 4-pane fixed
window to right. 1st floor has small blocked window above door, small 4-pane
fixed windows to right and left. Stone end stacks. Outbuilding to left 1
storey, 2 wide bays; boarded door and stable door. Right return shows corbels
for earlier stack. Rear elevation; house outshut has 3 small windows, and in
right return a C17 chamfered doorway brought from ruin at NY 799481. Outbuilding
to right has chamfered doorway with massive jambs flanked by small windows;
wall rebuilt 1976 but old features re-set. Interior: prior to 1976 house roof
had 2 upper cruck trusses with ogival blades. New roof structure is a copy but
with straight blades.

Listing NGR: NY7998949164

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