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Gillbeck House, Barningham

Description: Gillbeck House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111616

OS Grid Reference: NZ0832210306
OS Grid Coordinates: 408322, 510306
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4880, -1.8730

Location: Shaw Lane, Barningham, Durham DL11 7DU

Locality: Barningham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7DU

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Listing Text

(North side)

15/27 Gillbeck House
(formerly listed as
12.1.67 Britannia Cottage)


House, dated 1746 with initials RM, altered early C20. Tooled-and-margined
stone of near-ashlar quality, with tooled ashlar dressings. C20 hardrow tile
roof with stacks of rough-faced stone. 2 storeys + attics, 2 bays. Rusticated
quoins. Central renewed half-glazed door in shouldered architrave with
pulvinated frieze and cornice, and datestone above. 4-pane sash windows in
architraves. Tall steeply-pitched roof with 2 flat-topped dormers, each
with paired 4-pane sashes. Projecting corniced stack on right return half-way
up roof slope, and smaller corniced stack at left end of ridge. Rear elevation
shows central arched stair window: 12-pane sash with intersecting glazing
bars in stone surround with imposts and keystone. 2 early C20 roof dormers,
as at front.

Listing NGR: NZ0832210306

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Source: English Heritage

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