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1, the Village, Brancepeth

Description: 1, the Village

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 109913

OS Grid Reference: NZ2226737927
OS Grid Coordinates: 422267, 537927
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7358, -1.6557

Location: A690, Brancepeth, Durham DH7 8DG

Locality: Brancepeth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 8DG

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Listing Text

NZ 2237
(East side)
15/32 No. 1
10/5/67 (formerly listed
as No. 1 Brancepeth)
House. Mid C19 for Brancepeth Estate. Tooled snecked sandstone with ashlar
dressings. Graduated green slate roof with ashlar chimney stacks. Jacobean
style. 2 storeys, 3 bays, the right bay projecting and cross gabled.
Chamfered plinth. Central 4-panel door and overlight in moulded, shoulder-
headed doorway. Double-chamfered, stone-mullioned windows. Cross window on
ground floor of left bay, and above in gabled half dormer with ball finials.
Right bay has 3-light windows and shaped gable with chamfered coping and ball
finials. Steeply-pitched roof has coped left gable and square kneeler with
ball finial. Corniced square-plan stacks with ornamental chimney pots at
left end and on right ridge. 2-bay right return has cross windows on ground
floor and in identical half dormers; shaped gable to rear. C20 rear additions
are not of interest. Nos. 1 to 12 (consecutive) form a continuous row.

Listing NGR: NZ2226737927

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Source: English Heritage

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