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Castle Farmhouse, Egglestone Abbey

Description: Castle Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111688

OS Grid Reference: NZ0537414468
OS Grid Coordinates: 405374, 514468
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5255, -1.9185

Location: Egglestone Abbey, Durham DL12 9RS

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

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Listing Text

(East side, off)

6/99 Castle Farmhouse


House, later C18. South front squared stone, other elevations squared rubble;
tooled-and-margined quoins and dressings; graduated stone slate roof. H-plan
of 2-storey north/south block flanked by single-storey wings, with small
extension to west.

South elevation: 2-storey centre bay flanked by single-storey bays. Centre
has plinth, 1st floor band (continued as eaves cornice on side parts), 1st
floor sill band and stepped eaves cornice. 4-pane sash windows with flat-
arched lintels and slightly-projecting sills. Hipped roof with several small
lateral stacks on each return. Right return shows 4-panel door, 6-pane fixed
stair window and eaves cornice. Rear 12-pane sashes; small pent extension to
right wing has two 4-pane Yorkshire sashes on its end.

Asbestos-roofed outbuilding attached to south-west wing is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0537414468

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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