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Barningham House, Barningham

Description: Barningham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111635

OS Grid Reference: NZ0862110484
OS Grid Coordinates: 408621, 510484
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4896, -1.8684

Location: Norbeck Bank, Barningham, Durham DL11 7DW

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

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Listing Text

(North side)

15/46 Barningham House


House. Probably late C17, altered C18 when the adjacent barn was incorporated
and the rear outshut added; bay windows later C19. East part rubble, west
part (former barn) coursed rubble, outshut squared rubble; pantile roof with
stone slates to eaves on east part, graduated stone slates on west part.

South elevation: right part 2 storeys, 2 wide bays. Canted flat-topped C19
bay windows with 4-pane sashes; similar sashes above in stone surrounds.
Steeply-pitched roof with coped gables on moulded kneelers, and end stacks.
Right return shows older projecting stack, truncated at lst-floor level.
Slightly lower left part, 2 storeys, 2 bays; at right end renewed door in
block surround. Left 4-pane sashes in tooled stone surrounds on both floors.
Coped left gable on moulded kneelers; ridge and left end stacks. Left return
shows set-back, 3 courses of projecting through stones, and outline of steeply-
pitched gable of original heather-thatched barn.

Rear elevation: boarded door and two 4-pane sashes in house outshut. In west
part blocked cross-passage doorway with 4-pane sash inserted.

Interior not seen.

Adjacent outbuilding to north-west is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0862110484

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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