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Tursdale House, Cassop-cum-Quarrington

Description: Tursdale House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109926

OS Grid Reference: NZ2928837062
OS Grid Coordinates: 429288, 537062
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7277, -1.5467

Location: Cassop-cum-Quarrington, Durham DH6 5LN

Locality: Cassop-cum-Quarrington
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH6 5LN

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Listing Text

NZ 23 NE
(North side, off)
6/45 Tursdale House

Farmhouse. C17, greatly altered in C19 and C20. Coursed sandstone rubble;
Welsh slate roof and rebuilt brick chimney stacks. Altered hearth-passage
plan. 2 storeys, 5 bays with roughly-squared alternating quoins. Partly-
glazed 4-panel door and narrow 4-pane overlight in rendered surround to left
of centre. Replaced sashes, paired on ground floor, in C19 and C20 openings,
some with concrete sills and lintels. Eaves raised in C19. Steeply-pitched
roof with reverse-stepped gables. End and ridge stacks. Stepped external
chimneys on both returns; upper section of right chimney rebuilt in brick.
Added one-storey lean-to on rear. Interior refitted in late C19-early C20.
C20 farmbuilding on right and C20 2-storey wing on rear are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2928837062

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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