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Viewly Grange Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuilding, Framwellgate Moor

Description: Viewly Grange Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 110014

OS Grid Reference: NZ2714147104
OS Grid Coordinates: 427141, 547104
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8181, -1.5791

Location: Framwellgate Moor, Durham DH1 5RS

Locality: Framwellgate Moor
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 5RS

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Listing Text

NZ 24 NE
(North side, off)
2/24 Viewly Grange
28/6/83 farmhouse and

Farmhouse and attached farmbuilding. Early C19. Coursed squared sandstone
with quoins and ashlar dressings; roofs of pantiles, concrete tiles and
corrugated iron; brick chimneys. U-plan with symmetrical front. 2-storey,
3-bay main range with lower 2-storey, one-bay wings, the ground level dropping
sharply from right to left, making farm building at right a lower structure
than the domestic wing at left. Long rear wings of one storey to left wing
and 2 storeys to right bay of farmhouse. Main block has central 4-beaded-
panel door in moulded stone surround; 16-pane sashes above and in outer bays
have wedge stone lintels and projecting stone sills. Left wing has similar
lintel over C20 door in ground floor; horizontal sliding sash at eaves.
Quoins to left wing, to upper left corner of house and to full height of right
bay of house. Right extension has small horizontal sliding sash under flat
stone lintel at left. Low-pitched hipped roof on 2-storey part with banded
chimneys on return eaves; similar chimney at end of left wing. Left return
shows renewed half-glazed door. flanked by windows with glazing bars; segmental-
headed carriage arch with voussoirs and alternate-block jambs. Pantiled roofs
on both rear wings, with ridge ventilators on 2-storey range; concrete tiles
on front buildings except for iron on right farm building.

Listing NGR: NZ2714147104

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Source: English Heritage

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