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Eldon House, Heighington

Description: Eldon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110792

OS Grid Reference: NZ2505322291
OS Grid Coordinates: 425053, 522291
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5952, -1.6138

Location: Manor Court, Heighington, Darlington DL5 6PP

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

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Listing Text

(East side)
11/43 No. 7
6/6/52 (Eldon House) (Formerly
listed as Eldon House)
Large house. Circa 1700 with early C19 alterations and additions. Roughcast
brick and stone. Renewed pantiled roof. Rebuilt brick chimney stacks. Main
block with set-back extension at left.
2-storey, 5-bay main block. Central partly-glazed 6-panel door in C20 stone
surround with bracketed hood. Small replaced 12-pane sashes in shallow reveals.
Cogged-brick eaves band. Steeply-pitched roof with slightly-swept eaves.
Renewed gable copings. End and 2 ridge stacks.
2-storey, 2-window left extension has replaced 12-pane sashes. Tall left end
stack. Monopitch roof sloping down to rear.
Added 2-storey rear outshut on main block has small Venetian stair window with
Y-tracery head.
Interior: dogleg closed-string staircase, of 2 flights plus landing rail, has
turned balusters and moulded square-section handrail.
Late C20 wing on rear of left return is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2505322291

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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