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Stob Green House, Eggleston

Description: Stob Green House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 111803

OS Grid Reference: NZ0035723869
OS Grid Coordinates: 400357, 523869
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6100, -1.9960

Location: B6278, Eggleston, Durham DL12 0DB

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0DB

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Listing Text

EGGLESTON B6278(North side off)
20/2 Stob Green House
House. Circa 1774 incorporating earlier building. Coursed rubble, the upper
storey of smaller stones, with millstone grit quoins and ashlar dressings;
stone-flagged roof with stone ridge. L-plan. Main house 2 storeys, 3 bays,
the third wider. Left cross wing one storey, with 5 bays on return to one-bay
front. Main house has 3 nosed steps up to renewed 6-panel door and fanlight
with Gothic glazing bars in raised keyed stone surround with impost blocks, the
left jamb with eroded inscription W/IT/FB/1774. Renewed sashes with glazing
bars in raised ogee surrounds. Roof gable copings on curved kneelers; 2 end
chimneys with bands. Rear elevation shows central blocked door and loft door
above. Left cross wing,originally a separate building, now attached by short
passage to left return of main house. Inner return has flat stone lintels over
renewed doors and windows; inserted vehicle door. Outer return has round
opening c. one metre diameter, formed by 2 large stones, at bottom of central
bay; perhaps originally an arrangement for disposing of manure.

Source: North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group,
report No. 479. (Yorkshire Archaeological Society archives M.S. 1275).

Listing NGR: NZ0035723869

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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