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High Birk Hat Farmhouse, Attached Barn and Byre, Hunderthwaite

Description: High Birk Hat Farmhouse, Attached Barn and Byre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111243

OS Grid Reference: NY9333818761
OS Grid Coordinates: 393338, 518761
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5640, -2.1045

Location: Hunderthwaite, Durham DL12 9UX

Locality: Hunderthwaite
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9UX

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Listing Text

NY 91 NW
14/78 High Birk Hat
Farmhouse, attached
barn and byre

Farmhouse, barn and byre. Dated 1741 (on door lintel) with mid C19 alterations.
Squared rubble. Stone-flagged roofs and stone chimney stacks. Farmhouse with
barn attached to left and byre to right.

2-storey, 4-bay farmhouse has replaced 4-panel door and 3-pane overlight in
second bay. Door in flush surround with lintel inscribed 17 IID 41. Windows
with flush lintels and projecting chamfered sills: small 12-pane sash above
door; flanking 16-pane sashes. Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers.
End stacks with top bands and water tables.

2-storey barn has blank front wall and coped left gable. Lower 3-bay byre and
loft. Central boarded door in flush surround flanked by partly-glazed hit-and-
miss windows; boarded opening above door. Low-pitched roof. Right return of
byre has external stone stair to boarded door.

Listing NGR: NY9333818761

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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