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Kepier Farmhouse, Belmont

Description: Kepier Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 110007

OS Grid Reference: NZ2825743296
OS Grid Coordinates: 428257, 543296
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7838, -1.5621

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

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SE
(North end, off)
6/17 Kepier farmhouse

Part of Kepier hospital, now farmhouse. C14-C20. Rendered sandstone rubble
with ashlar dressings; part raised in brick; rear rubble and brick; partial
boulder plinth. Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, and left extension of
2 lower storeys, one bay, the upper storey of brick. Low pent right addition
one storey one bay. Main block has right end buttress;step up to C20 door at left
in ogee-headed surround; paired 2-light windows with Perpendicular tracery,
the left a C20 copy. First floor has irregular fenestration with large
blocked rectangular opening to left of door, with C20 6-pane light inserted;
similar lights in other 2 bays, the left under wider lintel, the right in
higher position under stepped label mould. Relieving arch at ground level in
second bay, and boulder plinth in third bay. Left extension has C20 3-light
window and lintel in ground floor; blank above. Wide battered chimney at
centre rear of steeply-pitched roof. Brick chimney at left end of lower
ridge on extension.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ2820443264

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Source: English Heritage

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