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Broom Farmhouse and Outbuildings to Right, Brandon and Byshottles

Description: Broom Farmhouse and Outbuildings to Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 110056

OS Grid Reference: NZ2443141818
OS Grid Coordinates: 424431, 541818
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7707, -1.6218

Location: B6302, Brandon, Durham DH7 7QT

Locality: Brandon and Byshottles
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 7QT

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SW (North side)

3/8 Broom Farmhouse and
24/5/78 outbuildings to right


Farmhouse and outbuilding. Mid C18 farmhouse has late C19 alterations and
refenestration. Early C19 outbuilding. Farmhouse has pebble-dashed masonry
front with coursed rubble returns and rear; Welsh slate roof and rendered brick
chimneys. Rubble outbuilding has Welsh slate roof.

Farmhouse has symmetrical 3-bay front of 2 storeys plus attic. Central 6-panel
door and 4-pane overlight in open, late C19 pedimented porch on slender wood
columns. Flanking, ground-floor tripartite windows in moulded concrete surrounds.
4-pane sashes, with projecting sills, and low, flat-coped parapet above. 3
dormers with segmental tops and paired, side-hung casements. Steeply-pitched
roof has raised verges and end chimneys.

Long, single-storey outbuilding, adjoining right return of farmhouse, has
2-storey, returned gabled to left. Scattered C19 and C20 fenestration and 2
blocked doorways to right. Projecting C20 brick addition to right and detached
buildings to rear not of special interest. Outbuilding formerly listed

Listing NGR: NZ2443141818

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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