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White Cross Farmhouse, Piercebridge

Description: White Cross Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110873

OS Grid Reference: NZ1982016258
OS Grid Coordinates: 419820, 516258
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5412, -1.6952

Location: A67, Piercebridge, Darlington DL2 3TH

Locality: Piercebridge
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3TH

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Listing Text

NZ 11 NE PIERCEBRIDGE A67(Gainford Road)
(North side, off)
4/145 White Cross Farmhouse
6/6/52 (Formerly listed as White
Cross Farmhouse with two
GV detached Lodges)
Farmhouse. Probably late C18 with early-mid C19 alterations and additions.
Squared rubble painted white. Pantiled roof with stone-flagged eaves. Brick
chimmey stacks. Wings added at right-angles to front and rear of original
farmhouse to produce cross plan.
2-storey, symmetrical garden front of 3 wide bays. Plinth, ground-floor sill
band, first-floor and eaves bands, flush quoins. Replaced door on short right
return of projecting centre bay. 3-light windows in projecting flat-faced
surrounds with chamfered stone mullions: windows with 4-pane sashes and lowered
sills on ground floor; shorter windows with 2-pane sashes above. Low-pitched
hipped roof also hipped over centre bay. Central ridge stack with stone top
band. Similar lateral stacks on rear walls of wings.
Rear: Far-projecting centre bay; single-storey outshut with pent roof on left;
short range of sheds with boarded doors and pent roof on right.

Listing NGR: NZ1982016258

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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