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Selaby Home Farmhouse and Wall Attached to East, Gainford

Description: Selaby Home Farmhouse and Wall Attached to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111081

OS Grid Reference: NZ1511918546
OS Grid Coordinates: 415119, 518546
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5619, -1.7677

Location: Gainford, Durham DL2 3HE

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

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Listing Text


Selaby Home Farmhouse
6/129 and wall attached to

Farmhouse and wall. Mid C18 with towers added c.1830. Limewashed hammer-
dressed sandstone with dressed quoins; renewed pantiled roofs with brick stacks.
2-storey, 2-bay centre with projecting 3-storey, single-bay towers to left and
right. Symmetrical front. Continuous low plinth and bands below ground floor
windows and above first floor windows. 2-light windows in raised surrounds with
flat-faced mullions and 2-pane sashes to each light. Centre block has low-
pitched roof. Towers have low pyramidal roofs, the left tower with rebuilt
lateral stack. Less symmetrical rear has similar plinth and bands. C20 door
in raised surround slightly to right of centre and a central stack of hand-made
brick rising above eaves. 4-pane sash windows.

Flat coped wall to right links farmhouse to barn and pigsty.

Single-storey outbuildings attached to left tower not of-special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1511918546

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Source: English Heritage

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