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Description: Little Park End
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 240799
OS Grid Reference: NY8775375130
OS Grid Coordinates: 387753, 575130
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0705, -2.1933
SIMONBURN B 6320
NY 87 NE
(North side, off)
4/115 Little Park End
20/10/52 (previously listed
incorrectly as Low
House. Early C18 with later C18 and C19 alterations and additions. Coursed
rubble with dressings. Front range has graduated green slate roof; stair wing
and additions have purple slate roofs. Dressed stone chimneys. T-plan main
block (front range and stair wing) with C19 additions on right return and rear
of stair wing. 2-storey, 3-bay garden front: low plinth and squared quoins;
central doorway in architrave with frieze and pediment; replaced sashes in
raised surrounds above and to right of doorway; projecting C19 2-storey
rectangular-plan bay at left with sashes in 2-light mullioned windows; roof has
coped gables, shaped kneelers and end stacks. Blocked original single-light
and mullioned 2-light windows on first floor of right return. 2-storey gabled
stair wing on centre rear of front range. Wide 2-storey canted bay with sashes
and hipped roof added on right return of stair wing. 2-storey, T-plan service
wing, added on rear of stair wing, has mainly replaced sashes and pitched roofs
with ridge stacks. Interior greatly altered in late C19.
This building should not be confused with Park End (Item 4/116) or with Low
Listing NGR: NY8775375130
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Source: English Heritage
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