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East Masham House and West Masham House, Staindrop

Description: East Masham House and West Masham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111517

OS Grid Reference: NZ1272120627
OS Grid Coordinates: 412721, 520627
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5807, -1.8047

Location: North Green, Staindrop, Durham DL2 3JN

Locality: Staindrop
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3JN

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(North side)
17/152 Nos. 8 and 9
14/9/66 (East Masham House
and West Masham


House, now 2 houses. Mid/late C18. Tooled coursed squared sandstone with
painted ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings; roof of graduated Lakeland slates
with stone gable copings. 3 storeys, 3 bays. Partly-glazed 6-panel door
between second and third bays has patterned fanlight in round-headed surround,
with long key to top cornice which breaks forward over decorated pilasters
flanking fanlight. Door of No. 9 at extreme left has 6 partly glazed panels,
C20 stained glass overlight, and roll-moulded surround. Plain sashes in 3
canted ground-floor bay windows; similar sashes on first floor and square sash
windows on second floor have architraves and projecting stone sills. Low-
pitched roof has moulded kneelers with wide copings; small square banded left
end chimney; tall banded chimneys, with round-topped fronts to blocking courses,
at right of each house.

At one stage in its history this was the Masham Hotel.

Listing NGR: NZ1273720628

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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