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Beckwath, Romaldkirk

Description: Beckwath

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111324

OS Grid Reference: NY9963422147
OS Grid Coordinates: 399634, 522147
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5945, -2.0072

Location: Water Gap, Romaldkirk, Durham DL12 9EE

Locality: Romaldkirk
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9EE

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Listing Text

NY 9922
(North side)
29/152 Beckwath
Large house. Circa 1800. Squared sandstone rubble; stone-flagged roof and
stone chimney stacks. Reversed E-plan.

2-storey, symmetrical 7-bay front has low plinth and raised-and-chamfered quoins.
Central replaced glazed door in late C20 pastiche pedimented doorcase. Leaded
cross casements in raised moulded surrounds, elongated on ground floor. Gutter
on paired square stone brackets. Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers.
Stepped-and-corniced end stacks with water tables.

Rear has 2 gabled end wings and set-back gabled centre with scattered 12-pane
sashes in raised moulded surrounds.

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

Listing NGR: NY9963422147

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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