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2 and 3, the Square, Romaldkirk

Description: 2 and 3, the Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111350

OS Grid Reference: NY9946422094
OS Grid Coordinates: 399464, 522094
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5940, -2.0098

Location: Eggleston Lane, Romaldkirk, Durham DL12 9EA

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

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Listing Text

NY 9922
29/178 Nos. 2 and 3
12/1/67 (formerly listed as
part of Group of 8
cottages between
Rose and Crown Hotel
and Parish Church)
House, formerly 2 dwellings. Probably early C17 (fireplace dated 1626) with
major C19 and C20 alterations. Sandstone rubble, graduated green slate roofs,
stone and brick chimneys. Central part of a short row.

2 storeys, 4 bays with flush quoins. C19 openings: replaced glazed doors in
flush, tooled surrounds in end bays; replaced 12-pane casements in similar
surrounds between; 2 identical windows and blank end bays above. Roof has
replaced coping to right. 3 ridge stacks: central and left stacks of stone
have top bands and water tables; rebuilt brick stack to right.

Interior: partly-blocked, Tudor-arched fireplace with chamfered inner arrises
and lintel dated 1626.

Late C20 rear additions not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY9946022100

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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