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Dial House and Outbuildings Attached to Left and Right, Whorlton

Description: Dial House and Outbuildings Attached to Left and Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111119

OS Grid Reference: NZ1036116643
OS Grid Coordinates: 410361, 516643
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5449, -1.8413

Location: A67, Whorlton, Durham DL2 3PU

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

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Listing Text

(North side)

5/67 Dial House and
outbuildings attached
to left and right

Small farmhouse with barn attached to left and projecting, former barn (now
converted for domestic use) attached to right. Mid C18 with late Cl9 alterations.
Sandstone rubble brought to course; roofs of sandstone flags; rendered, dressed
sandstone stacks.

Farmhouse: 2 storeys, 3 bays; central C20 door in flat surround within trellis
porch; 4-pane sashes"(intermediate glazing bars removed); in flat surrounds with
square sundial above doorway has incised Roman numerals painted black and
inscription: JAMES HUITSON 1750. Single-storey rear outshut with one 12-pane
sash. Roof has slightly-projecting eaves and coped gables with shaped kneelers;
two corniced gable stacks.

Barn attached to left: single storey with loft over, 3 bays; breather to left,
two C20 openings and a hit-and-miss window to right. Roof has slightly-projecting

Former barn attached to right: single storey with loft over, single bay: large
rough quoins on lower half of wall. C20 casement to right. Right return has
C20 external staircase leading to boarded door. Roof has slightly-projecting
eaves and coped gables with shaped kneelers.

Attached pigsties to rear of left barn not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1036116643

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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