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Factory Dene House Factory Wayside Factory Woodside, Castle Eden

Description: Factory Dene House Factory Wayside Factory Woodside

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 109415

OS Grid Reference: NZ4172838175
OS Grid Coordinates: 441728, 538175
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7368, -1.3534

Location: B1281, Castle Eden, Durham TS27 4SU

Locality: Castle Eden
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: TS27 4SU

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Listing Text

NZ 4038-4138 CASTLE EDEN B 1281
(North side)

9/3 Factory: No.6 (Wayside),
20/2/67 No.7 (Dene House) and
No. 8 (Woodside)


Row of 3 houses, formerly part of a cottage industry complex; c.1800 with C20
alterations. Limestone rubble front and rendered brick rear; pantiled roofs
with rendered chimneys. Each house of 2 storeys, except No. 7 which has basement,
and 3 bays with central doorway.

No. 7, which breaks forward and is taller than the flanking houses, has dressed
quoins and a pedimented 2-storey centre bay which also breaks forward. C20
6-panel door and 2-pane over light in Tuscan doorcase with bowed entablature.
Blocked basement windows and late C20 casements. Dentilled brick eaves band.
Roof has coped gables, shaped kneelers and end chimneys.

Nos. 6 and 8 have pedimented Tuscan doorcases (No. 8 has C19 6-panel door);
flanking early C20 paired 2-pane sashes with leaded lights; No. 6 has 3 similar
single windows above, No. 8 has three 16-pane sashes above. Roofs, that of No. 8
renewed, have end gable copings and chimneys.

Each house has a 2-storey wing attached to rear; wings have mainly replaced
fenestration; No. 8 has 2 large sliding sashes below eaves; Nos. 6 and 8 have
tall central ridge stacks.

Nos. 6, 7 and 8 form the focus of a tripartite symmetrical composition with
attached, flanking wings which are lower and break back.

Listing NGR: NZ4172838175

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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