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Former Cottage 20 Metres to East of Edge Knoll, Hamsterley

Description: Former Cottage 20 Metres to East of Edge Knoll

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111854

OS Grid Reference: NZ1331231728
OS Grid Coordinates: 413312, 531728
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6804, -1.7950

Location: Hamsterley, Durham DL13 3PF

Locality: Hamsterley
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL13 3PF

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Listing Text

NZ13SW (East side)

11/53 Former cottage 20
metres to east of
5.2.87 Edge Knoll
Farmworker's cottage and stable. Probably early C18. Sandstone rubble with
quoins and ashlar dressings. Roofs graduated stone flags with stone ridge; and

One-storey, 4-bays, the second 2 lower and narrower. Cottage at left has flat
stone lintel over boarded door at right; left bay obscured by vegetation; small
central square ridge chimney. Stable at right has flat stone lintels over
boarded door at left and empty window at right. Right part has steeply-pitched
roof rising to ridge continuous with that of left part. Left return gable peak
has small attic window. Rear elevation has 2 openings at eaves of cottage;
higher ground level.

Interior, partly inspected, shows pegged and halved collared tie-beam trusses
in second bay; wall dividing bays of cottage; sloping beams with hanging pegs
from door lintel to side walls of this bay.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ1331231728

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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