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Linked Farmbuildings North East of Bellister Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Featherstone, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9607 / 54°57'38"N

Longitude: -2.4685 / 2°28'6"W

OS Eastings: 370100

OS Northings: 562998

OS Grid: NY701629

Mapcode National: GBR CC62.CJ

Mapcode Global: WH912.1KTX

Entry Name: Linked Farmbuildings North East of Bellister Castle

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240694

Location: Featherstone, Northumberland, NE49

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Featherstone

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

NY 76 SW
(South side, off)
16/90 Linked farmbuildings
north-east of
Bellister Castle

Linked farmbuildings now loose-boxes and storage. Late C18 and C19 of several
builds. Coursed, squared and dressed sandstone; concrete-tiled roofs; stone
chimneys. U-plan ranges around farmyard with threshing barn and gin-gang on
rear; combined cottage/coach house at right-angles on threshing barn.

U-plan range. Late C18-early C19, L-plan 2-storey north section of 2 builds:
2 segmental arches, boarded doors and first-floor hit-and-miss windows facing
yard; roof hipped above junction with south section; stone stairway on outer
return. Mid-late C19 L-plan single-storey south range of 2 builds: 2 elliptical
arches, boarded doors and breathers facing yard; latticed casements on outer
return; hipped roof.

Early C19 long 2-storey threshing barn: 3 end bays (converted into a cottage in
late C19) with replaced casements, door and end stack. Early-mid C19 large
square-plan gin-gang with altered and blocked openings and pitched roof. Coach
house incorporates one bay of cottage at junction with former threshing barn:
segmental archway and breather (in form of a cross-loop) in crowstepped, gabled
front; 2-light mullioned window and similar gabled half-dormer on west return;
roof has central ridge stack. Detached shed in farmyard and haybarn to north
are not of special interest. Linked buildings included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY7010062998

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

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