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Building Attached to Kepier Hospital Gateway, Belmont

Description: Building Attached to Kepier Hospital Gateway

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110006

OS Grid Reference: NZ2821143280
OS Grid Coordinates: 428211, 543280
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7836, -1.5629

Locality: Belmont
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 1LB

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SE
(North end, off)
Durham City
6/16 Building attached
to Kepier Hospital


Farm buildings incorporating parts of Kepier hospital. Medieval with mostly
C19 alterations and additions. Sandstone rubble with quoins and ashlar
dressings; brick patching and insertions of various dates and types. Roofs
Welsh slate and pantiles. Range at west of hospital, extending northwards
from gatehouse. East elevation: one-storey, 2-bay part continuous with ground
floor of gatehouse; 2-storey, one-bay, set-back section on falling ground;
slightly lower 2-storey, 8-bay part; 11 bays in all. First bay old brick,
with C19 boarded door; second bay rubble, with right end quoins, has pointed-
arched head of unknown function at ground level, partly obscured by mound;
blocked square opening above. Third (set-back) bay has blocked doors on both
floors. Other bays under lower roof have C19 doors and windows, some blocked
and some boarded up, with timber resembling feet of upper crucks visible in
first floor. Roof has 4 small skylights at right end of higher part; pantiles
on 3 right end bays.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ2821143280

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Source: English Heritage

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