High Birk Hat Farmhouse, Attached Barn And Byre

20 Aug 2000
High Birk Hat Farmhouse, Attached Barn And Byre, Hunderthwaite, Teesdale, Durham
Photograph (Digital)


This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

HUNDERTHWAITE BALDERSDALE NY 91 NW 14/78 High Birk Hat Farmhouse, attached barn and byre GV II

Farmhouse, barn and byre. Dated 1741 (on door lintel) with mid C19 alterations.

Squared rubble. Stone-flagged roofs and stone chimney stacks. Farmhouse with barn attached to left and byre to right.

2-storey, 4-bay farmhouse has replaced 4-panel door and 3-pane overlight in second bay. Door in flush surround with lintel inscribed 17 IID 41. Windows with flush lintels and projecting chamfered sills: small 12-pane sash above door; flanking 16-pane sashes. Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers.

End stacks with top bands and water tables.

2-storey barn has blank front wall and coped left gable. Lower 3-bay byre and loft. Central boarded door in flush surround flanked by partly-glazed hit-and- miss windows; boarded opening above door. Low-pitched roof. Right return of byre has external stone stair to boarded door.

Listing NGR: NY9333818761


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1212 IOE Records taken by Derek Le Mare; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Derek Le Mare. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Le Mare, Derek

Rights Holder: Le Mare, Derek


Rubble, Stone, Georgian Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Barn, Cow House, Animal Shed, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument

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