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The Thatch and Smithy Cottage, Lartington

Description: The Thatch and Smithy Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111266

OS Grid Reference: NZ0196217760
OS Grid Coordinates: 401962, 517760
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5551, -1.9712

Location: B6277, Lartington, Durham DL12 9BP

Locality: Lartington
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9BP

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Listing Text

NZ 0117
(North side)
The Thatch and
Smithy Cottage
Smithy Cottage shown on O.S. map as the Post Office. House and attached cottage.
Early C18 house altered in late C19; C19 cottage. Coursed sandstone rubble;
house has graduated green slate roof and stone stacks; cottage has stone-flagged
roof and brick stack. The Thatch occupies 3 left bays; Smithy Cottage occupies
right bay of house and cottage to right.

2-storey, 4-bay house with alternating quoins. Partly-glazed 4-panel door, in
flush surround, in bay 2. Similar door at junction to right. Openings, altered
in late C19, have replaced 4-pane sashes. Blocked first-floor window between
bays 3 and 4. Raised eaves. Steeply-pitched roof with slightly-swept eaves.
Rebuilt end and ridge stacks with top bands.

Lower 2-storey, one-bay cottage has replaced 4-pane sashes, low-pitched roof and
right end stack.

2 linked outshuts, on rear of house, have replaced windows and low-pitched pent

Listing NGR: NZ0196217760

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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