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Farmbuildings, 15 Metres West of East Whorley Hill Farmhouse, Whorlton

Description: Farmbuildings, 15 Metres West of East Whorley Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111118

OS Grid Reference: NZ1165516441
OS Grid Coordinates: 411655, 516441
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5431, -1.8213

Location: A67, Whorlton, Durham DL2 3PT

Locality: Whorlton
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3PT

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Listing Text

(North side)

5/66 Farmbuildings,
15 metres west of East
Whorley Hill Farmhouse

Farmbuildings, wall and gate piers. Early C19. Dressed sandstone with quoins;
pantiled roofs, some with double row of sandstone flags at eaves. Continuous,
U-shaped range of farmbuildings of varying height enclosing paved stockyard.
West range: single-storey, 2-bay cart shed to south has two brick arches, a
boarded door and lean-to roof; 2-storey, 4-bay byre, with granary over, to north
has central Dutch doors, double row of breathers and hipped roof with flagged
eaves. North range: single-storey, 5-bay byre has blocked door, two Dutch doors,
two 8-pane casements and roof with flagged eaves. East range: single-storey,
2-bay byre to north has 8-pane casement, Dutch door and roof, hipped to south
end, with flagged eaves; low tool shed, attached to south of byre, has lean-to
roof; single-storey, 2-bay former cart shed, attached to south of tool shed, has
two arched openings and a Dutch door. South end of stock yard has low wall with
chamfered coping and pair of centrally-placed gate piers.

Detached stables to north and farmhouse to east not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1165516441

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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