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Lumley Park House, Great Lumley

Description: Lumley Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109381

OS Grid Reference: NZ2928650507
OS Grid Coordinates: 429286, 550507
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8485, -1.5454

Location: Ropery Lane, Great Lumley, Durham DH3 4EY

Locality: Great Lumley
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 4EY

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Listing Text

NZ 25 SE
4/38 Lumley Park House

House. Dated 1721 (in cellar); refronted early C19. Ashlar front, rubble
returns and rear; Welsh slate roofs and rebuilt brick chimney stacks.

2-storey, 5-bay main block has plinth and first-floor band. Central partly-
glazed door in re-used pedimented architrave. 12-pane sashes with square-cut
reveals and projecting sills. Roof has coped gables with broken shaped kneelers.
End stacks. Flanking set-back single-storey wings have identical windows and
hipped roofs over returns. Long single-storey service wing on left rear.

Interior: open-well, cut-string staircase, of 3 flights plus landing rail, has
stick balusters and ramped handrail; several 6-panel doors in architraves; 3
imported c.1700 fireplaces.

Listing NGR: NZ2928650507

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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