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
© Mr Derek Le Mare. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Le Mare, Derek
Rights Holder: Le Mare, Derek
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