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The Grove, Lartington

Description: The Grove

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111273

OS Grid Reference: NZ0148417709
OS Grid Coordinates: 401484, 517709
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5546, -1.9786

Location: Lartington Green Lane, Lartington, Durham DL12 9DD

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

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Listing Text

NZ 0117
(North side)
31/104 The Grove

House. Circa 1840 possibly incorporating C18 house. Squared sandstone rubble;
main block has graduated green slate roof, left section has Welsh slate roof;
stone chimney stacks.

2 storeys and basement, 5 bays, symmetrical. Raised quoins, low plinth, basement
and sill bands. 4 steps to central replaced door in C20 glazed, gabled porch.
Small basement windows are blocked to left and iron-barred to right. 4 -pane
sashes (some with intermediate glazing bars removed, some replaced) in projecting
surrounds. Coved eaves. Low-pitched, slightly-swept hipped roof. Stepped and
corniced lateral stacks.

2-storey section on left return, possibly part of an earlier house, has altered
openings and a monopitch roof. Rear of main block has scattered 12-pane sashes.

Interior: dogleg staircase, of 2 flights plus landing rail, has knopped turned
balusters and ramped handrail.

Listing NGR: NZ0148417709

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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