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Clerks House and the Cottage Attached to Right of Thornley House, Shincliffe

Description: Clerks House and the Cottage Attached to Right of Thornley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109963

OS Grid Reference: NZ3077741634
OS Grid Coordinates: 430777, 541634
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7687, -1.5231

Location: A181, Shincliffe, Durham DH1 2SE

Locality: Shincliffe
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 2SE

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Listing Text

NZ 3041
(East side, off)
Sherburn Hospital
12/82 Clerk's House and
The Cottage attached
to right of
Thornley House
House, now 2 dwellings. Early C19 with mid C19 addition. Squared sandstone;
stone-tiled roofs and dressed stone chimney stacks. 2-storey, 3-bay main
block with flush, 2-storey cross-gabled right bay (The Cottage) projecting at
rear. Main block has central panelled door behind early C20 pedimented glazed
wood porch. Flanking mid C19 canted bay windows with hipped roofs. 3 replaced
sashes, with projecting sills, above. Steeply-pitched roof has end stacks
with top bands. The Cottage has replaced sashes with projecting sills, paired
on ground floor, and coped front gable with shaped kneelers. First-floor wood
oriel window on right return. Mid C20 set-back bay on right return of The
Cottage is not of interest. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ3077741634

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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