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High Grange Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings, Croxdale and Hett

Description: High Grange Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109954

OS Grid Reference: NZ2814736769
OS Grid Coordinates: 428147, 536769
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7251, -1.5645

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

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Listing Text

NZ 23 NE
(West side)
Hett Village
6/73 High Grange
Farmhouse and
Farmhouse and adjoining farmbuildings. Probably early C18 farmhouse extended
in C19; late C18-early C19 farmbuildings. Farmhouse: coursed and partly-
squared sandstone rubble with late C19 brick dressings; French-tiled roof and
rebuilt brick chimney stacks. Coursed rubble farmbuildings with corrugated-
asbestos and pantiled roofs. U-plan range of farmbuildings on right rear
of house.
2-storey farmhouse of 2 builds. 3-bay original section to right of staggered
straight joint; added 3-bay section at left. Tooled stone quoins at right
and engineering brick quoins at left. Late C20 door and overlight to left
of joint. Doorway and 6-pane sashes in late C19 openings with brick jambs
and segmental heads. Blocked windows in second bay from left. Horizontal-
sliding sash at ground-floor right in C18 opening with tooled stone jambs
and extended sill and lintel. Left end and ridge stacks. Single-storey,
2-bay wing with altered openings on right rear.
Altered single-storey farmbuildings: 2-bay shed with C20 garage opening on
rear of wing; taller 3-bay barn, with steeply-pitched roof and reverse-
stepped gables, on rear of shed; L-plan range of loose-boxes/byres, with
Dutch doors and hipped pantiled roofs, to left of barn. Farmbuildings
included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2814736769

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Source: English Heritage

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