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Stubb House, Winston

Description: Stubb House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111138

OS Grid Reference: NZ1212415794
OS Grid Coordinates: 412124, 515794
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5373, -1.8141

Location: Winston, Durham DL2 3PN

Locality: Winston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3PN

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Listing Text

(South side, off)

5/47 Stubb House

Country house. Late C17 with additions in mid C18 and in 1816. Late C17 rear
wing dressed sandstone with graduated green slate roof. Mid C18 central block
and flanking pavilions of 1816: sandstone ashlar; roofs not visible; corniced
ashlar stacks.

Central block: 3 storeys, 5 x 3 bays; low plinth, raised quoins, bands and
strings, the top string modillioned. Central half-glazed double door and
fanlight with intersecting tracery in open-pedimented Roman Doric doorcase.
Flanking 12-pane sashes in Gibbs surrounds. First floor: central 12-pane sash
above blind balustraded apron has eared architrave, double keystone and floating
cornice; flanking 12-pane sashes in architraves. Second floor has five 6-pane
sashes in architraves; modillioned cornice and panelled parapet above. Left
and right returns have similar fenestration and lateral stacks which rise above

Slightly-projecting, single-storey pavilions have low plinth and recessed centre
with segmental-headed French windows flanked by panelled piers. Bowed returns
have 3 French windows, cornice and low parapet.

2-storey, 3-bay rear wing has rusticated quoins, band between floors and 12-pane
sashes in architraves.

Interior: mid C18 features including 6-panel doors; window shutters and several
contemporary chimney-pieces.

Late C20 additions to rear and right not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1212415794

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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