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Cart Shed with Loose Box and Pigsty 5 Metres North of High Beaumont Hill Farmhouse, Whessoe

Description: Cart Shed with Loose Box and Pigsty 5 Metres North of High Beaumont Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 110918

OS Grid Reference: NZ2890819290
OS Grid Coordinates: 428908, 519290
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5680, -1.5544

Location: Whessoe, Darlington DL1 3NH

Locality: Whessoe
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL1 3NH

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Listing Text

(West side, off)
6/6 Cart shed with
loose-box and
pigsty 5 metres
north of High
Beaumont Hill
Cart shed, incorporating loose-box, with loft/granary; loose-box and pigsty
with hen-house on left return; now used for storage. Late C18-early C19.
Squared limestone with brick dressings. Corrugated asbestos roofs.
2-storey, 4-bay cart shed. 3 elliptical brick arches on rebated stone piers.
External stone stairway at right, incorporating kennel with round-arched
entrance,leads to boarded door. Openings have jambs and elliptical-arched
heads of brick: replaced 2-light windows above arches and at right. Hipped
2-bay left extension. Similar stairway, with kennel and first-floor boarded
door, at right. Replaced Dutch door, with square window opening above, at
left. Monopitch roof slopes down to rear.
2-bay right return incorporates a loose-box. Boarded door and 2-light window;
2 hit-and-miss windows above.
Brick-patched rear of pigsty has walled yard and 3 stepped ledges to hen hole.
Single-storey range on rear of cart shed is not of special interest.
Included for group value with former stable.

Listing NGR: NZ2890819290

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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