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White House, Gainford

Description: White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111063

OS Grid Reference: NZ1694216890
OS Grid Coordinates: 416942, 516890
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5470, -1.7396

Location: 4 Piggy Lane, Gainford, Durham DL2 3DN

Locality: Gainford
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3DN

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Listing Text

(North side)

9/110 No.9 (White House)

House. Two late C18 - early C19 houses converted into single dwelling
Roughcast and painted masonry; left section has Welsh slate roof, right section
has roof-of sandstone flags; rendered brick stacks. 2 storeys; one-bay left
section and slightly-recessed 2-bay right section. Ground floor has central,
open-pedimented Doric doorcase with 6-panel door and radial fanlight; flanking
early C20 canted bay windows. First floor windows in raised surrounds: 16-pane
sash, bowed on plan, to left; two 2-light windows with 6-pane sashes and
Y-tracery heads to right. Moderately-pitched roofs; coped left gable with
shaped kneeler; two gable stacks and one central ridge stack. Rear has
staircase window with radial head under brick arch.

Wing attached to rear of left return not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1694216890

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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