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Barn Adjoining to East of Low West Thickley Farmhouse, Shildon

Description: Barn Adjoining to East of Low West Thickley Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 112182

OS Grid Reference: NZ2106825602
OS Grid Coordinates: 421068, 525602
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6251, -1.6752

Location: Brusselton Lane, Shildon, Durham DL4 1QD

Locality: Shildon
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL4 1QD

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Listing Text

(West side, off)

4/66 Barn adjoining to east
of Low West Thickley

Former house, now loose-boxes with loft over. Late C17 with mid C19 alterations
to rear. Coursed rubble and pantiled roof. 2-storey, 5-bay front has roughly-
dressed quoins; later left bay breaks forward. Blocked doorway, in third bay,
has chamfered jambs and tall monolithic lintel with cambered top. Blocked
fire-window to left of door. Flanking, blocked, 3-light, chamfered-mullioned
windows to ground floor. Blank bay above door flanked by identical, partly-
blocked windows. Later blocked doorway in left bay. Steeply-pitched roof.
Rear has central Dutch door with boarded door to left and elliptical, brick-
arched opening to right. Stone stairway, to far right, leads to first-floor
boarded door. Interior has C18 central stone fireplace, against rear of front
wall, with monolithic jambs and lintel.

Outbuilding to right and later farmhouse attached to left are not of special

Listing NGR: NZ2106825602

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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