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No. 32 (Incorporating No.33) (The Deanery) and N0.34 (Garth Cottage), and Wall Attached, Staindrop

Description: No. 32 (Incorporating No.33) (The Deanery) and N0.34 (Garth Cottage), and Wall Attached

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111555

OS Grid Reference: NZ1258020534
OS Grid Coordinates: 412580, 520534
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5799, -1.8069

Location: A688, Staindrop DL2 3JP

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

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(South side)
No. 32
14/9/66 (incorporating No.
33) (The Deanery)
and No. 34 (Garth
Cottage), and wall


House and laundry, now 2 separate dwellings, with wall attached. C17 and C18.
Main building painted render, wing and wall coursed rubble, with ashlar
dressings; roofs of concrete tiles with stone gable copings and brick and
ashlar chimneys; rear wing coursed squared sandstone with ashlar plinth, quoins
and dressings and roof of graduated stone flags. Front range 3 builds, with rear
wing to central-build. First build at left 2 low storeys, 3 bays; next 2 higher
storeys, 3 bays; at right one high storey, 6 bays, with wall attached; 12 bays
in all. First build has 3-light horizontal sliding sashes in first two bays
and 2-light casements, the upper in plain stone surround, in third. Central
build has 6-panel door in pedimented architrave with pulvinated frieze between
first and second bays, flanked by small inserted sashes; 2 plain sashes above
with projecting stone sills; full-height inserted canted bay window at right.

Right-wing has 4-panel door in plain stone surround in first bay; high blocked
carriage arch with keyed round head on wide pilasters with impost blocks in
second; keyed vertical elliptical panel over door and late C19 sash in blocked
arch; varied C20 windows and flat-topped half dormer inserted in remaining 4
bays. Roof has swept eaves on first build, with plain left coping; moulded
kneelers to central build; 2 : 3 : 3 ridge chimneys, that at left end square
and corniced.

Rear wing of No.32: 2 storeys, 2 bays to rear, with renewed sashes with glazing
bars in plain stone surrounds under high hipped roof; tall corniced side
chimney. No. 34 has central half glazed door, and C20 casements.

Interior: boxed beams in first build; some 2-panelled doors and cupboards.
Second, central build has flat Tudor-arched stone chimney piece in right
ground-floor room, and panelled dado, with panelling in similar style to
inserted bay window; dentilled stucco ceiling cornice. Entrance hall contains
C17 panelling removed from demolished Streatlam Castle nearby. Rear wing
drawing room has ornately-carved wood chimney piece; stucco ceiling cornice
with egg-and-dart and bell-and-flower moulding.

Listing NGR: NZ1258720534

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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