Farmbuildings north of Westside Farmhouse (Allendale)
Amongst the farm buildings at Westside is a well preserved bastle or bastle-type house. It has all features of a bastle except its walls are relatively thin, being about 75cm thick. It was probably built in about 1610 and had living space above a cowshed. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Listed Building|
|Event(s):||PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Allendale