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Crimdon Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings, Monk Hesleden

Description: Crimdon Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 109438

OS Grid Reference: NZ4826236507
OS Grid Coordinates: 448262, 536507
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7213, -1.2522

Location: Monk Hesleden, Durham TS27 3AA

Locality: Monk Hesleden
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: TS27 3AA

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Listing Text

(East side, off)

6/26 Crimdon Farmhouse and
attached farmbuildings


Farmhouse and attached farmbuildings. Mid C18 farmhouse, altered in early C19,
with attached early C19 cottage; mid C18 barn and early C19 farmbuildings.
Farmhouse and cottage roughcast masonry and brick with renewed pantiled roofs
and brick chimneys. Limestone rubble barn and brick farmbuildings with pantiled

2-storey, 4-bay farmhouse with lower 2-storey, 4-bay cottage attached to east.
Farmhouse has C19 6-panel door and 3-pane overlight in third bay; mainly replaced
12- and 16-pane sashes; and 2-storey canted bay window to left of doorway. Left
bay added in C20. Steeply-pitched roof has coped gables and shaped kneelers,
right gable and ridge chimneys. Cottage has C20 enclosed porch in third bay and
replaced 16-pane sashes; roof,has right gable chimney. Rear of farmhouse has
2 gabled wings with renewed fenestration.

U-plan range of farmbuildings, attached to rear of farmhouse and cottage, enclose
stockyard. One-storey ranges to east and west are linked to 2-storey, 3-bay
stone barn with altered openings. East and west ranges have 5 and 7 elliptical
arches respectively, some arches now blocked, with square casements inserted.
2 end bays of west range, nearest farmhouse, were raised by one storey in late
C19. Lean-to additions within stockyard and detached farmbuildings to rear not
of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ4826236507

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Source: English Heritage

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