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South Courtyard Range and Cottage, to East of Croxdale Hall, Croxdale and Hett

Description: South Courtyard Range and Cottage, to East of Croxdale Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109933

OS Grid Reference: NZ2736937853
OS Grid Coordinates: 427369, 537853
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7349, -1.5765

Location: Hett, Durham DH6 5JP

Locality: Croxdale and Hett
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH6 5JP

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Listing Text

NZ 2737
17/52 South courtyard
range and cottage,
to east of
Croxdale Hall

Range of ancillary buildings and cottage. Late C17 with C19 alterations.
Coursed sandstone rubble; Welsh slate roofs and brick chimney stacks. 2-storey
linear range of 3 linked parts: 2-bay section at right adjoining rear of hall
(q.v.); taller, wide 3-bay centre; 2-bay cottage at left. Single-storey,
3-bay lean-to across junction of right section and centre block. Mainly C19
ground-floor openings with boarded doors and replaced sashes. Centre section
retains chamfered, Tudor-arched doorway and double-chamfered window surround
with central mullion removed. Right bay of cottage has fielded 6-panel door
in identical doorway. Small 2-light mullioned windows above, 2 on cottage
and 3 on centre block. Steeply-pitched roofs, higher in centre. Cottage
roof hipped at left. Mainly rebuilt end and ridge stacks. Lean-to range
has two 12-pane horizontal-sliding sashes and low pent roof. Blocked original
openings and C19 sashes on rear. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2737437853

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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