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Arkendale Number 5 and Wall to Left, Romaldkirk

Description: Arkendale Number 5 and Wall to Left

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111352

OS Grid Reference: NY9946622118
OS Grid Coordinates: 399466, 522118
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5943, -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
29/180 No.5 and wall to
12/1/67 left; No. 6
(formerly listed in
Group of 8 cottages
between Rose and
Crown Hotel and
Parish Church)
Pair of houses with archway to left. Probably early C18 with C19 alterations
and re-fenestration. Coursed sandstone rubble. Stone-flagged roof. Stone
chimney stacks.

2 storeys, 4 and 3 bays with alternating quoins. No. 5 to left.

No. 5: originally a 2-storey, 2-bay house with one-storey, 2-bay cottage to
right, later raised to full height. Replaced door, in tooled surround, in
second bay. Mainly replaced 12-pane sashes: 3 on ground floor and 2 above.
Section of quoins above and to right of door.

No. 6: central replaced door, in flush surround, with blank bay above; flanking
replaced 2-pane sashes.

Continuous roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers. End stacks and 2 ridge
stacks with top bands and water tables.

Short section of wall, with segmental archway, links No. 4 (Monks Cottage,q.v.)
to left return of No. 5. Right return of No. 6 has rough plinth.

Continuous, added 2-storey rear outshut.

Listing NGR: NY9946922117

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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