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Clock Tower, Weighbridge and Stables Adjoining, Middleton in Teesdale

Description: Clock Tower, Weighbridge and Stables Adjoining

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111906

OS Grid Reference: NY9457225802
OS Grid Coordinates: 394572, 525802
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6273, -2.0856

Location: Hude, Middleton-in-Teesdale, Durham DL12 0QW

Locality: Middleton in Teesdale
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0QW

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Listing Text

24/104 Clock tower,
weighbridge and
stables adjoining
Clock and weighbridge tower with stables adjoining. Mid C19 for London Lead
Company. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; graduated green
slate roofs. Tower 3 storeys, one bay, long stable range adjoining on left
return, one storey, 5 bays. Tower: high segmental-headed carriage arch with
voussoirs, abutting on adjacent house at right; with piers at left. Blank
first-floor below clock in louvred round-headed opening, with impost band
continuous. Louvred openings with flat stone lintels rest on this band.
Pyramidal roof has swept wide eaves. Stable range on left return has 2 late
C19 sashes in front 2 bays; brick extension, with garage doors further to left
not of interest.

Interior of tower arch shows quadrant brick piers in 2 left corners, each with
small cupboard door. Ground under arch has cast iron surround for weighbridge.

Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NY9457225802

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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