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Lilac Cottage, Whorlton

Description: Lilac Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111123

OS Grid Reference: NZ1057315065
OS Grid Coordinates: 410573, 515065
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5308, -1.8381

Location: 6 The Steadings, Whorlton, Durham DL12 8XL

Locality: Whorlton
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 8XL

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Listing Text

(South end)

5/71 Lilac Cottage


Cottage. Mid Cl9 with later addition to rear. Tooled-and-dressed sandstone;
Welsh slate roof; ashlar stacks. Square plan. Single storey, 2 x 3 narrower
bays. Low plinth and clasping Tuscan pilasters. Windows have raised surrounds
and projecting sills. Street frontage has two 16-pane sashes. Right return
has central, partly-glazed 4-panel door with patterned 4-pane overlight in
Tuscan doorcase; single 16-pane sash to right. Eaves gutter originally supported
on paired, square stone brackets; low-pitched hipped roof with two corniced
ridge stacks.

Listing NGR: NZ1057315065

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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