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Kirkstile, Romaldkirk

Description: Kirkstile

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111353

OS Grid Reference: NY9949022122
OS Grid Coordinates: 399490, 522122
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5943, -2.0094

Location: Eggleston Lane, Romaldkirk, Durham DL12 9EA

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

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Listing Text

NY 9922
29/181 Kirkstile ( formerly
12/1/67 listed in Group of 8
cottages between
Rose and Crown Hotel
and Parish Church)

House. Probably early C17 with major alterations and additions c.1720 and in
C19. Sandstone rubble, rendered front; stone-flagged roof and stone chimneys.

2 storeys, 4 irregular bays. Left half is a later addition.C20 glazed gabled
porch and replaced door in third bay. Chamfered door surround with lintel
inscribed AD 1720. Replaced sashes in tooled C19 openings. Blank first-floor
left bay. Raised eaves. Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers. End
stacks with top bands and water tables. Stepped external chimney to right
return. Rear outshut of several builds has 20-pane sash on right return.

Interior: thick, originally external, cross wall to right of staircase;
chamfered Tudor-arched fireplace with massive lintel and flanking salt/spice
cupboards in sitting room.

Listing NGR: NY9949022122

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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