Tyne and Wear HER(12522): Whitburn, North Guards, Village Farm - Details
Whitburn, North Guards, Village Farm
Agriculture and Subsistence
Still a working farm. Ivy-covered stone farmhouse with its gable to North Guards. Welsh slate hipped roof. Later door and casement windows. Neat hedge and picket fence to the street. There is a cluster of whitewashed farm buildings, some in need of repair. Silos and stores to the north and west are enclosed with a magnesian limestone boundary wall.
North East Civic Trust on behalf of South Tyneside Council, 2006, Whitburn Conservation Area Character Appraisal, p 5