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Great Isle Farmhouse, Bradbury and the Isle

Description: Great Isle Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 112114

OS Grid Reference: NZ3107326812
OS Grid Coordinates: 431073, 526812
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6355, -1.5201

Location: A1(M), Bradbury, Durham DL17 0LQ

Locality: Bradbury and the Isle
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL17 0LQ

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Listing Text


6/3 Great Isle Farmhouse


Substantial farmhouse. Mid C17 with major Cl9 alterations and additions.
Rendered and pebble-dashed masonry and brick. Welsh slate and concrete ridged-
tiled roofs and rebuilt brick chimneys. Main block with 2 lower additions to right.

2-storey, 3-bay main block with continuous, 2-storey, single-bay addition to right.
Left bay has fragment of late Cl5-early C16 chamfered plinth (a continuation of
the probable chapel range attached to left). Projecting, 2-storey gabled wing to
second bay. 4 steps to C20 glazed door and overlight in third bay. Late C20
casements in Cl9 openings with flush wedge lintels and projecting sills. Roof and
gabled wing have shaped kneelers and C20 coped gables. Central ridge and end

2-storey, single-bay addition to right has similar fenestration. Lower 2-storey,
2-bay outbuilding, attached to far right, breaks forward and has large, roughly-
dressed alternate quoins and C20 fixed lights. C20 glazed conservatory, attached
to right return, is not of special interest. Farmhouse included for group value
with chapel range.

Listing NGR: NZ3107326812

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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