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Saltoun House, Cotherstone

Description: Saltoun House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111219

OS Grid Reference: NZ0102019856
OS Grid Coordinates: 401020, 519856
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5739, -1.9857

Location: B6277, Cotherstone, Durham DL12 9PF

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

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Listing Text

NZ 0119
(West side)
30/56 Saltoun House
House, formerly a Wesleyan School. Probably late C18, refronted c.1830. Pebble-
dashed front with dressed stone basement. Stone-flagged roof and stone chimney

2 storeys, plus basement, 3 wide bays. Raised-and-chamfered quoins to left.
7 stone steps to central partly-glazed 6-panel door in enriched pedimented
doorcase with decorative consoles. Basement, beneath roll-moulded band, has
paired 4-pane sashes in projecting tooled surrounds. Tripartite sash windows,
flanking doorway, have projecting surrounds with stepped arched heads. Central
sash above, in similar arched surround, is flanked by identical tripartite
windows. Roof with coped left gable and shaped kneeler. Corniced left end
stack and right stack (above junction with West Lodge) are set below ridge and
have ornamental chimney-pots.

West Lodge, attached to right, is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0102019856

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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