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Humbleton Farmhouse, Whorlton

Description: Humbleton Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111129

OS Grid Reference: NZ0921017296
OS Grid Coordinates: 409210, 517296
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5508, -1.8591

Location: Whorlton, Durham DL2 3PY

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

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Listing Text


4/77 Humbleton Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Probably early C18. Snecked sandstone with dressed quoins and
some rubble lower courses; sandstone;flagged roof with brick stacks. Hearth-
passage plan. 2 storeys, 3 wide bays. C20 door in gabled wood porch in third
bay from left; three C19 4-pane sashes with projecting sills; blocked fire
window to left of door. First floor has 16-pane and two 12-pane horizontal-
sliding sashes; blocked window above doorway. Slightly-projecting eaves and
flat-coped gables with shaped kneelers. Left end stack has single stone course,
water table and rebuilt brick chimney; rebuilt ridge and right end stacks.
Later single-storey outshut and low, short gabled wing to rear. Attached garage
to left and stable to rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0921017296

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Source: English Heritage

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