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Forge Cottage, Shotley Low Quarter

Description: Forge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240648

OS Grid Reference: NZ0843251782
OS Grid Coordinates: 408432, 551782
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8608, -1.8702

Location: Barley Mill Road, Burnhope, Durham DH8 8SF

Locality: Shotley Low Quarter
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 8SF

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Listing Text

NZ 05 SE NZ 084518

17/277 Forge Cottage.


Estate Cottage, formerly a pair, c. 1850. Squared stone front, other
walls rubble; tooled dressings; Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys.
2 storeys, 2 wide bays. Central projecting gabled porch has 2 single-
light windows and coped gable with moulded kneelers and pyramidal finials;
boarded door under flattened triangular head in each return. Flanking
bays have 2-light mullioned windows, the upper in half-dormers set
forward on moulded corbels, with similarly-treated gables. All openings
in chamfered surrounds, all windows iron-latticed cross casements, with
hoodmoulds. End gables coped on moulded kneelers, with stepped and
corniced stacks. Later rear extension not of interest. Shown as
The Forge on O.S. map.

Listing NGR: NZ0843251782

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Source: English Heritage

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