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The Village Hall, Heighington

Description: The Village Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 110788

OS Grid Reference: NZ2486322353
OS Grid Coordinates: 424863, 522353
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5958, -1.6167

Location: Church View, Heighington, Darlington DL5 6RB

Locality: Heighington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL5 6RB

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Listing Text

(East side)
10/39 The Village Hall
Former school now Village Hall. Rebuilt 1878 with later additions. Dressed
sandstone. Roof of large dark-purple slates with stone chimney stacks. U-plan.
One tall storey. Symmetrical 3-bay front. Central late C20 porch beneath
original entrance parapet. Flanking projecting, gabled wings. Each wing has
tooled quoins, large single window with small-paned iron casements, narrow
louvred opening in coped gable with shaped footstones. Steeply-pitched roof.
3 lateral stacks, with offset bands and corniced tops, on inner returns and
recessed central bay.
2-bay left return has 2 similar windows; window to front in Tudor-arched
surround under hoodmould. Roof hipped at rear. 5 square-headed similar
windows, alternately tall and short, on rear.
Occupies a prominent position in village.
Late C20 porch and additions on right are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2486322353

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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