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Pair of Outbuildings Flanking Gateway to West of Old Smithy, Barningham

Description: Pair of Outbuildings Flanking Gateway to West of Old Smithy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111642

OS Grid Reference: NZ0835210259
OS Grid Coordinates: 408352, 510259
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4876, -1.8726

Location: Shaw Lane, Barningham, Durham DL11 7DW

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

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Listing Text

(South side)

15/53 Pair of outbuildings
flanking gateway to
west of Old Smithy


Pair of outbuildings, possibly stables. Mid C18. Roughly-squared stone, with
gable ends towards road pebbledashed; graduated stone slate roofs. Single
storey. East building 3 bays. Central casement window with boarded door on
right and blocked door on left, all under pointed arches. West building 4
bays. Stable door between blocked openings, all with pointed arches, with
second stable door under timber lintel on far left. Elevation to road: each
building has a square-headed recess and a doorway (that in west building
blocked) in an alternating-block surround, under a pedimented gable. Between
the buildings is a wall with an arched coping,and a ruinous central gateway.

This was the main entrance to the former Barningham Academy (now Newby House);
the gatepiers were removed some years ago to Gate House.

Listing NGR: NZ0835210259

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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