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Bridge End House with Adjacent Coach House and Yard Walls, Barnard Castle

Description: Bridge End House with Adjacent Coach House and Yard Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111757

OS Grid Reference: NZ0476016379
OS Grid Coordinates: 404760, 516379
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5427, -1.9279

Location: B6277, Startforth, Durham DL12 9AX

Locality: Barnard Castle
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9AX

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Listing Text


11/166 No. 5
12.1.67 (Bridge End House)
with adjacent
coach house and
yard walls (formerly
listed as Bridge End


House, coach house and yard walls. Early C19, incorporating early C18 house
as rear wing. Front and yard walls squared tooled stone, the rest rubble
or roughly-squared stone; cut dressings. C20 hardrow tiles on front block,
Welsh slates on coach house,graduated stone slates on rear wing; brick stacks
to front blocks and rear wing.

House 2 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth. Between right bays a 6-panel door with
patterned overlight in stone surround. To left 2 canted bays on stone bases,
with 12-pane, flanked by 8-pane, sashes; other windows 12-pane sashes in stone
surrounds. Coped gables on moulded kneelers; end stacks. To left is tall
flat-coped yard wall with boarded double gates between square-pyramid-capped piers
at left end. 2-bay coach house behind has boarded double doors under
elliptical arch, blocked doorway, and boarded loft door with 4-pane overlight;
banded ridge stack.

Irregular right return incorporates gable end of older house now demolished.
Rear wing, raised to 3 storeys in early C19, shows central chamfered doorway
flanked by 12-pane sashes in tooled surrounds; older stone-surround windows
above, one mullioned. Coped gable on kneelers.Later 1-storey right bay with
old brick end stack. 12-pane sashes in tooled surrounds on south side.

Interior: Fielded-panel doors in rear wing. Dog-leg cut-string stair with
stick balusters, pierced newels and moulded ramped handrail.

Historical note: This was the manager's house for Ullathorne Mill (now

Listing NGR: NZ0476016379

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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