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West Park Farmhouse, Cotherstone

Description: West Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111201

OS Grid Reference: NY9980519926
OS Grid Coordinates: 399805, 519926
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5746, -2.0045

Location: Cotherstone, Durham DL12 9UH

Locality: Cotherstone
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9UH

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Listing Text

NY 91 NE (North side)

15/39 West Park Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C18 of 2 builds with early C19 additions. Dressed sandstone.
Stone-flagged roof and stone chimney stacks. Double-depth plan with 2 lean-tos
on right return and rear.

Continuous 2-storey front. 3-bay right section with narrow 2-bay left section,
the latter formerly a stable. Right section has low plinth with flush quoins
to right and at junction. Blank central bay flanked by 2-pane sashes on ground
floor and by 12-pane sashes above. Left section has flush quoins to left.
Partly-glazed 4-panel door and 2-pane overlight in right bay; first-floor 12-
pane sash inleft bay. Windows have stone flat-arched lintels with segmental
tops. Roof has coped gables, a coping at junction and shaped kneelers. End
stacks and a ridge stack with top bands and water tables.

2-storey set-back lean-to, on right return, has replaced partly-glazed door;
4-pane sash above. One-storey set-back lean-to, at far right, has a 12-pane

Interior: ground-floor sitting room has an elaborate marble chimney-piece from
Hornby Castle, Yorkshire.

Listing NGR: NY9980519926

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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