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Flass Hall, Brandon and Byshottles

Description: Flass Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110055

OS Grid Reference: NZ2054542514
OS Grid Coordinates: 420545, 542514
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7771, -1.6821

Location: Flasshall Lane, Brandon, Durham DH7 9QD

Locality: Brandon and Byshottles
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 9QD

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SW (West end)

3/7 Flass Hall


Large house now 2 dwellings. Late C17 with mid C19 alterations and rear
additions. Rendered and painted masonry. Roof of large Welsh slates. Rebuilt
grey brick chimneys. Double-depth plan, under 2-span roof, with rear service
wing to left.

Front has 2 storeys plus attic and 7 irregular bays. Renewed 4-panel door in
raised stone surround with chamfered arrises, horizontal cyma recta moulding
and triangular stone hood. Late C20 top-hung casements to ground floor have
flush rock-faced lintels and projecting sills. 5 identical windows and 4 half
dormers above. Roof has coped gables, small shaped kneelers and end chimneys.
Right return of rear range has external stack. Left return has small, first-
floor lancet to front range and mid C19 pointed 3-light, former chapel window
under hoodmould to rear. 2-storey, former service wing has late C20 fenestration.

Interior. Entrance hall has 4- and 8-panel doors in moulded surrounds. Flanking
gruund-floor rooms have exposed ceiling beams of heavy scantling. Late C17
open-well, closed-string staircase has turned balusters, square newels and a
square-section, moulded handrail.

Listing NGR: NZ2054542514

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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