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High Houghall Farmhouse, Durham

Description: High Houghall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110465

OS Grid Reference: NZ2787839605
OS Grid Coordinates: 427878, 539605
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7506, -1.5684

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH6 5JN

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Listing Text

NZ 23 NE (West side, off)

8/410 High Houghall farmhouse


Farmhouse; Early C17 with alterations. Roughly-squared and coursed rubble
sandstone of large size with larger quoins; roof renewed in Welsh slate with
brick and stone chimneys. 2 builds, with hind's cottage at right.

Farmhouse of one storey and attic, 2 wide bays; cottage of one storey, one
bay. House has wood lintels over central doorway and flanking 3-light windows;
square-headed attic windows. End chimneys, that at right massive stone raised
in brick. Cottage has wood-lintelled door at left and square window at right.
Right end chimney.

Interior: right room of farmhouse has wide Tudor-arched fireplace with roll
moulding. Doors and windows removed. Empty and derelict at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2787839605

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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