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The Rectory, Houghton le Spring

Description: The Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303185

OS Grid Reference: NZ3402949770
OS Grid Coordinates: 434029, 549770
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8416, -1.4716

Location: Dairy Lane, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH4 5BH

Locality: Houghton le Spring
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: DH4 5BH

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Listing Text


7/29 The Rectory.


House. Early c19. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings and quoins; Welsh
slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays, the right under gable to street. Double sash
at left, central low porch containing door, 2 sashes in gable; alternate block
jambs, pointed heads and label moulds to windows and door. 2 gable chimneys,
that to street corbelled out and corniced. Historical note : rebuilding of an
outbuilding of the C17 rectory. Source : Proceedings of the Society of
Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, 3, V, 45-62.

Listing NGR: NZ3402949770

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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