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Elstob Hall, Mordon

Description: Elstob Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 112133

OS Grid Reference: NZ3381923678
OS Grid Coordinates: 433819, 523678
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6071, -1.4779

Location: Mordon, Durham TS21 1NH

Locality: Mordon
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: TS21 1NH

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Listing Text

(East side, off)

11/21 Elstob Hall (previously
9/1/68 listed in the Civil
Parish of Elstob)

Substantial house. Early-mid C18 with late C19 re-fenestration. Light-red,
narrow, hand-made brick in Flemish bond with stone quoins. Pantiled roofs and
old brick chimneys. Double-pile plan under 2-span roof.

2-storey, 5-bay garden front has raised-and-chamfered quoins. 2 stone steps to
central, early C19 6-panel door with 3-pane overlight. Replaced 4-pane sashes
under gauged brick flat arches. Steeply-pitched roof has raised verges, shaped
kneelers and end chimneys.

Rear, entrance front has raised-and-chamfered quoins. C20 door to left of centre.
Central, mid-wall, early C19 Venetian stair window has intersecting-tracery head
under gauged brick arch. Flanking, replaced 12-pane sashes. Identical roof

Interior. Several 6-panel doors in architraves. 2-panel door in staircase hall.
Open-well, cut-string staircase, of 3 flights plus landing rail, has 2 balusters
per tread (alternately fluted and iron twist on turned bases) and a moulded,
ramped handrail.

Stair window has fluted pilasters and a Greek Doric entablature.

Listing NGR: NZ3381923678

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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