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East Nettlepot Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings, Lunedale

Description: East Nettlepot Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111289

OS Grid Reference: NY9207722250
OS Grid Coordinates: 392077, 522250
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5954, -2.1241

Location: B6276, Lunedale, Durham DL12 0NX

Locality: Lunedale
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0NX

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Listing Text

LUNEDALE B6276, Nettlepot
NY 92 SW
(South side)
9/119 East Nettlepot
Farmhouse and
attached farmbuildings
Farmhouse and farmbuildings. Dated 1685 on door lintel, major alterations c.1860,
restored 1983-5. Squared rubble. Graduated slate roofs and stone chimney
stacks. Linear plan: hearth-passage house flanked by attached farmbuildings
forming a continuous 2-storey front.

House, of 4 irregular bays, has low plinth, flush quoins and straight joints at
junction with farmbuildings. 4-panel door, in narrow moulded stone doorway, in
third bay. Doorway lintel inscribed: IDM 1685 (John and Mary Dent). Replaced
4-pane sashes, in mid C19 openings, with flush lintels and sills. Eaves raised

Byre and loft, to left, has flush quoins; boarded door with boarded window to
right and similar opening above. Barn to right has flush quoins: 2 Dutch doors
and a boarded window to left; 3 breathers and 2 openings above; right-end
opening has 2-leaf boarded shutters.

Continuous low-pitched roof with coped gables. 2 rebuilt ridge stacks, above
house section, with top bands and water tables.

House has low 2-storey rear outshut, with scattered 12-pane sashes, and a
semicircular-plan stair turret.

Modernised interior retains large square-headed fireplace in the former parlour.
Replaced 2-flight dogleg staircase in stair turret.

Lean-to addition to left return not of special interest. Farmbuildings are
included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY9207722250

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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