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Elwy Cottage and Laburnum Cottage and Branton Cottage and Garden Walls, Cotherstone

Description: Elwy Cottage and Laburnum Cottage and Branton Cottage and Garden Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111208

OS Grid Reference: NZ0134919463
OS Grid Coordinates: 401349, 519463
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5704, -1.9806

Location: B6277, Cotherstone, Durham DL12 9QB

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

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Listing Text

NZ 0119
(East side)
30/45 Elwy Cottage,
Laburnum Cottage
and Branton Cottage
and garden walls
Terrace of 3 cottages and front garden walls. Early Cl9 with late C20 additions
to rear and right. Squared rubble. Graduated slate roof and stone chimney stacks.

Continuous 2-storey, 5-bay front with flush tooled quoins. Partly-glazed
6-panel doors in flush surrounds: paired doorways (to Elwy and Laburnum Cottages)
in second bay; single doorway (to Branton Cottage) in fourth bay. Blank bays
above doorways. 16-pane sashes with flush lintels and projecting sills. End
stacks and 2 ridge stacks with top ledges and water tables.

Garden walls: flat-coped front section has narrow stone gate pier, with
round top, at left; similar return wall to junction between Laburnum and Branton

Late C20 rear additions and 2-storey addition to right of Branton Cottage, with
garden wall to right of double irony gates, are not of special interest.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ0134919463

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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