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Magnolia Cottage, Brancepeth

Description: Magnolia Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 109919

OS Grid Reference: NZ2219038009
OS Grid Coordinates: 422190, 538009
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7366, -1.6569

Location: Wolsingham Road, Brancepeth, Durham DH7 8DG

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

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Listing Text

NZ 23 NW
(East side)
5/38 Inset No. 13
10/5/67 (Magnolia Cottage),
Nos. 14,15 and 16
(formerly listed
as Nos.13,14,15
and 16 Brancepeth)

Terrace of 4 estate cottages. Mid C19 for Brancepeth Estate. Squared
sandstone with ashlar dressings; graduated green slate roof and rendered
stone chimney stacks. Tudor style. 2 storeys. Symmetrical frontage: 4-bay
centre flanked by wide projecting cross-gabled bays with narrow set-back outer
end bays. Vertical-ribbed doors and overlights in moulded surrounds with
shouldered heads: No. 13 in right end bay, No. 16 in left end bay, Nos. 14 and
15 in end bays of centre block. Double-chamfered, stone-mullioned windows
have side-hung iron casements with latticed glazing: 3-light on ground-floor,
2-light above; the centre block with gabled half dormers. Dormers, cross-
gabled bays and steeply-pitched main roof have overhanging eaves and verges,
the latter with finials and pierced bargeboards. 3 groups of ridge chimneys
with tall, clustered diagonal stacks. C20 rear additions are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2219038009

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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