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Close Cottage Nether Westwick, Westwick

Description: Close Cottage Nether Westwick

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111117

OS Grid Reference: NZ0715515484
OS Grid Coordinates: 407155, 515484
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5346, -1.8909

Location: Westwick Road, Westwick, Durham DL12 8UP

Locality: Westwick
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 8UP

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Listing Text

(South side)

Close Cottage and
4/42 Nether Westwick


House, now divided into two dwellings with Close Cottage to left. Early C18
with late Cl9 alterations. Roughcast and painted sandstone rubble with roughly-
dressed quoins; pantiled roof with double row of sandstone flags at eaves;
stone and brick stacks. 2-storey, 6-bay front: each dwelling of 3 bays. Ground
floor: Close Cottage has central blank bay and flanking renewed 12-pane sashes
with projecting sills; Nether Westwick has central C20 door, round window and
flanking 16-pane sashes with projecting sills. First floor has six renewed
12-pane sashes with projecting sills. Left return of Close Cottage has
semicircular oven projection to right of boarded door under heavy oak lintel.
Steeply-pitched roof has overhanging eaves and flat-coped gables; corniced
stone left end stack; ridge and right end brick stacks.

Outbuildings attached to right return of Nether Westwick not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0715515484

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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