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Hungry Hall and Former Farm Buildings to Right, Holwick

Description: Hungry Hall and Former Farm Buildings to Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111232

OS Grid Reference: NY9115426542
OS Grid Coordinates: 391154, 526542
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6339, -2.1385

Location: Holwick, Durham DL12 0NJ

Locality: Holwick
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0NJ

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Listing Text

NY 92 NW
4/68 Hungry Hall and
former farmbuildings
to right

House and former farmbuildings. Dated 1753 on door lintel with late C19 rear
range; farmbuildings altered and extended in mid C19. Squared rubble. Stone-
flagged roofs and stone chimney stacks. Double-range plan: house, with hearth
passage to right, entered from farmbuilding. Former pigsty attached to right
return of farmbuilding.

2-storey, 2-bay house with flush quoins. Replaced 4-pane sashes in tooled
surrounds with chamfered sills. 2-span roof with coped gables. Rebuilt end
stacks with top bands and water tables.

Set-back farmbuildings, now store rooms. Left doorway, into hearth passage,
with replaced glazed door and lintel inscribed: Ra. & Ma. Robinson.
2 fixed lights and boarded door to right. 1753
Roof with coped right gable.

Lean-to former pigsty, with hen-house over, attached to right return of
farmbuilding. Feeding chute flanked by boarded doors. Probably re-set right
door lintel inscribed: R:R: 1744. Boarded opening above with wide ledge.
Lean-to roof.

Right gable of farmbuilding has pigeon holes and ledges. Rear of farmbuilding
has L-plan stone stairs to replaced glazed door.

Farmbuildings, attached to left of house, under corrugated-iron and slate roofs,
are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY9115426542

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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