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Description: Valley House with Conservatory on Left
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 110847
OS Grid Reference: NZ2263515163
OS Grid Coordinates: 422635, 515163
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5312, -1.6517
NZ 2215 HIGH CONISCLIFFE THE GREEN
18/125 No. 49 (Valley House)
House and conservatory. Late C18 house with later additions and alterations.
Late C19 conservatory. Partly-rendered rubble with some brick infill; pantiled
roof and brick chimney stacks. Glazed wood conservatory. Entrance at rear of
2 storeys, 4 windows. Flush quoins at left. Scattered fenestration: 2 replaced
sashes and canted bay window at right on ground floor; two 12-pane sashes and
two 24-pane sashes, with horizontally-sliding 6-pane sections, above. Lead
sundial, above central ground-floor window, in shape of a grandfather clock has
raised putti, motto: TEMPUS FUGIT and a segmental top with date 1774 (?).
Raised eaves. Roof has raised verges. Old brick end and ridge stacks with
Gable-fronted glazed conservatory, on left return, has canted front entrance bay.
Low 2-storey outshut on rear of house. 6-panel door and 4-pane overlight to
left of outshut.
Interior contains early C19 panelling from Coniscliffe Hall.
Conservatory derelict at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NZ2263515163
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Source: English Heritage
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