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Lowside Farmhouse, Hilton

Description: Lowside Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 111407

OS Grid Reference: NZ1654821946
OS Grid Coordinates: 416548, 521946
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5924, -1.7454

Location: Moor Lane, Hilton, Durham DL2 3JA

Locality: Hilton
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3JA

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Listing Text

NZ 12 SE
(South side)
10/42 Lowside Farmhouse
31/7/75 (formerly listed as
Lowside Farmhouse with
GV attached outbuildings)


Farmhouse, now private house, and farm buildings attached. C17 and C18.
Sandstone rubble, with quoins, and ashlar and brick dressings; rubble plinth;
pantiled roof with stone ridge. 2 storeys, 5 bays with 2-storey, 4-bay
left and one-storey 2-bay right farm buildings attached. Renewed partly-
glazed door and flanking renewed 16-pane sash windows, with projecting stone
sills, under flat stone lintels; 4 similar windows in 4 right bays. First
bay has empty window at right, and side stone steps at left to boarded loft
door. 3 ridge chimneys - 2 square and of stone at left end, and between
third and fourth bays; corniced brick chimney at right end. Late C18 farm
buildings at left have boarded vehicle doors under wood lintel in first wide
bay; boarded door at right end, and central 4-pane light in brick jamb under
flat stone lintels; projecting stone sill to this window and to 3 loft openings,
the outer ones partly glazed. Right extension has 2 partly glazed hit-and-miss

Listing NGR: NZ1654821946

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Source: English Heritage

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