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Hardwick Hall Hotel, Sedgefield

Description: Hardwick Hall Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 112139

OS Grid Reference: NZ3459029323
OS Grid Coordinates: 434590, 529323
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6578, -1.4653

Location: A177, Sedgefield, Durham TS21 2DN

Locality: Sedgefield
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: TS21 2DN

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Listing Text

(West side, off)

6/26 Hardwick Hall Hotel

Country house, now an hotel (shown on OS map as a Maternity Home). Mid C18,
possibly incorporating an older core, altered in early C20. Pebble-dashed
masonry and brick; Welsh slate roofs with rebuilt brick chimneys. L-plan with
rear wing to right. 2 storeys plus attic, 5 bays, with flanking 2-storey,
one-bay wings. Central, 3-bay later, part-glazed porch has 4 Roman Doric columns,
entablature and double doors with 3-pane side lights. 2-panel, part-glazed inner
double doors, under segmental fanlight, with 3-pane side lights and flanking,
elongated 12-pane sashes. Front has mainly replaced 12-pane sashes, first-floor
band and dentilled eaves cornice. Low-pitched hipped roof has 2 dormers, under
segmental pediments, and 2 ridge chimneys. Set-back wings have semi-octagonal
returns, first-floor band and mainly replaced 12-pane sashes; low-pitched roof
hipped over returns. 2-storey, 11-bay rear wing has 2-pane sashes to ground floor,
first-floor band and replaced 12-pane sashes above; roof has 5 ridge chimneys.
Interior remodelled in early C20. Additions to left rear and detached stable
block not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ3459029323

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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