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Mowden Hall, Darlington

Description: Mowden Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110533

OS Grid Reference: NZ2659315323
OS Grid Coordinates: 426593, 515323
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5325, -1.5906

Location: 8 Mowden Hall Drive, Darlington DL3 9BJ DL3 9BL

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL3 9BL

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Listing Text

1. (North Side) (off)
Mowden Hall
NZ 21 NE 13/147


1881 for Edwin Lucas Pease, in a free neo-Tudor style suggesting the influence
of Nesfield or Norman Shaw. Large irregular house of 2 storeys and attic in strong
red brick with dressings of moulded brick and terra-cotta; steeply pitched tiled
roofs with tall ridge stacks. Many gables and gabled dormers; some bays broken
forward. Bands with raised borders and sunflower decoration. Large mullioned
and transomed windows of terra-cotta with interlocking voussoirs. One or two large
oriels on big corbels. Five-bay garden front with right one-storey projection
curving around to a 7-bay entrance front having a gabled porch with a pointed,
cusped and multi-moulded doorway. At right a lower, more irregular office wing
projects, ending in a one-storey outbuilding at a canted angle.

Listing NGR: NZ2659315323

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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