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Collingwood and Retaining Wall to Left, Eggleston

Description: Collingwood and Retaining Wall to Left

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111319

OS Grid Reference: NY9963923213
OS Grid Coordinates: 399639, 523213
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6041, -2.0071

Location: B6281, Romaldkirk, Durham DL12 9EQ

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9EQ

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Listing Text

NY 92 SE
(South side)
10/147 Collingwood and
retaining wall
to left
House and retaining wall. Late C18. Dressed sandstone front, coursed rubble
returns and rear, some brick infill on rear wings. Stone-flagged roofs; stone
chimney stacks. Coursed rubble wall. Reversed U-plan. Left return built
partly into bankside.

3 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical; tooled quoins. Central C20 gabled stone porch
with partly-glazed door. 12-pane sashes, with Gothick glazing and deep reveals,
have Tudor-arched heads with flush voussoirs and projecting chamfered sills.
Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers. Stepped end stacks with top bands.
Blocked doorway, in roll-moulded Tudor-arched surround, on 2-storey left return.
Central, mid-wall rear stair window has 20-pane sash with Gothick glazing in
round-arched surround with projecting keystone and impost blocks. 2 gabled rear
wings with altered openings.

Short section of tall flat-coped retaining wall, with stone stairway, attached
to left of main front.

C20 porches to front and on left return are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY9963923213

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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