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Wackerfield Hall, Wackerfield

Description: Wackerfield Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111587

OS Grid Reference: NZ1533222510
OS Grid Coordinates: 415332, 522510
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5975, -1.7642

Location: Wackerfield, Durham DL2 3AP

Locality: Wackerfield
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3AP

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Listing Text

NZ 12 SE
10/221 Wackerfield Hall


Farmhouse. Circa 1840. Colourwashed rough render with painted ashlar plinth
and painted tooled ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings,
brick chimneys and bellcote with ashlar dressings. L-plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays
and slightly lower set-back left wing of 2 storeys, one bay. Central 4-panel
door and overlight in doorcase of pilasters and entablature; 12-pane sashes,
those on ground floor larger, with wedge stone lintels and projecting stone
sills. Similar windows in left wing. Low-pitched roofs have elaborately-
shaped gable kneelers; ashlar-banded chimneys at ends of main house and rear
of wing; bellcote on left return gable of wing has keyed round-headed ashlar

Right return has corniced canted ground-floor bay window and first-floor 12-
pane sash at rear of gable. Rear shows 2-light horizontal sliding sash at
left on ground floor; round-headed stair sash with patterned glazing bars;
one first-floor 12-pane sash. Other windows renewed.

Listing NGR: NZ1533222510

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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