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Old Cottage 30 Metres North East of Abbey Cottages, Egglestone Abbey

Description: Old Cottage 30 Metres North East of Abbey Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111685

OS Grid Reference: NZ0613815120
OS Grid Coordinates: 406138, 515120
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5313, -1.9066

Location: Abbey Lane, Startforth, Durham DL12 9TN

Locality: Egglestone Abbey
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9TN

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Listing Text

(South side, off)

2/96 Old cottage 30
metres north-east
of Abbey Cottages


Cottage, probably C17, with C18 extensions. Rubble; graduated stone slate
roof. One room on each floor, with later single-storey extensions. 2 storeys
2 bays. Boarded door on left; window openings have lost carpentry. Reduced
end stacks. Pent additions: left with blocked door, right with window under
timber lintel. Rear segmental stair projection with slit window; and another
small stone-surround window at 1st floor level to left; projecting gabled
single-storey wing.

Interior: 2 transverse beams with pyramid chamfer stops; fireplace with
segmental brick arch and wood newel stair.

Derelict and in poor condition at time of survey; the rear part of the southern
extension is partly collapsed.

Listing NGR: NZ0614015124

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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