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Barn north west of Burncliffe, Tow House

Barn north west of Burncliffe, Tow House, Tynedale, Hexhamshire, Northumberland NE47 7EQ View on map

This Grade II* 17th century structure is an extremely rare example in the county of a heather-thatched cruck barn.


Opening Arrangements

Weekends between April and September, inclusive, by prior arrangement. Open for Heritage Open Days weekend (07-10 September 2017) without prior arrangement.


Road: Located NW of Burncliffe (NE47 7EQ). Take the "Tow House" turnoff on A69, follow road round to the left, park adjacent to long stone barn on right and walk down single track road. Barn is located on the right. Rail: Bardon Mill (1 mile) Bus: 685, X65 (Carlisle to Newcastle) Cycle routes: 68 & 72

Parking Spaces


May be available on the main road.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes