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1, 2 and 3, Hutchinson Terrace, Romaldkirk

Description: 1, 2 and 3, Hutchinson Terrace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111329

OS Grid Reference: NY9945122299
OS Grid Coordinates: 399451, 522299
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5959, -2.0100

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

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Listing Text

NY 9922
29/157 Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Former almshouse now 3 dwellings. Founded 1674 by William Hutchinson and
competely rebuilt in 1829. Tooled-and-margined, dressed sandstone; graduated
green slate roofs and stone chimney stacks. Shallow T-plan. Tudor style.

One storey. Symmetrical front with projecting pedimented 2-bay centre (No. 2)
and flanking 4-bay wings (Nos. 1 and 3). Centre has 2 replaced casements in
original openings under hoodmoulds to front; identical window to left return;
partly-glazed door in slightly-projecting stone porch on right return; raised
shield in tympanum inscribed:

These Almshouses founded by Wm. Hutchinson
Of Clement's Inn London 1674 were rebuilt 1829

Wings have partly-glazed 4-panel doors and identical windows under continuous
hoodmoulds. Continuous eaves cornice. Roof has coped gables and is hipped at
junction with centre. Octagonal-plan, corniced end and 4 ridge stacks.

Rear of No. 2 has re-set plaque (from original almshouse) inscribed: W.H. 1674.

Listing NGR: NY9944322297

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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