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Latitude: 54.4846 / 54°29'4"N
Longitude: -1.5525 / 1°33'9"W
OS Eastings: 429089
OS Northings: 510013
OS Grid: NZ290100
Mapcode National: GBR KJLL.P4
Mapcode Global: WHC63.3JZV
Entry Name: Aquila Cottage
Listing Date: 27 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1116430
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350441
Location: Hurworth, Darlington, DL2
Civil Parish: Hurworth
Built-Up Area: Hurworth-on-Tees
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Hurworth
Church of England Diocese: Durham
HURWORTH TEES VIEW
NZ 20 NE and NZ 21 SE (East side, off)
10/103 and 7/103 Nos. 3 and 4, No 5
Nos 6 and 7
Terrace of 5 cottages, c.1860. Light-red brick in Flemish bond with cream
brick buttresses, jambs, bands and diaper-work. Welsh slates and ridged
concrete roof tiles. Terracotta chimney pots. Nos. 4 to 7 form a symmetrical
range; No. 3, partly curved on plan, adjoins left return of No. 4. Go-thick
Single storey; the central pair of cottages, Nos. 5 and 6, break forward and
are slightly taller. 3 bays each but Nos. 4 and 7 have in addition segmental
end bays and No. 3 has 6 bays. Each cottage, and segmental end bays, are framed
by tall flat buttresses; those flanking central pair of cottages have embattled
top sections. 2-panel doors and overlights, in Tudor-arched surrounds, flanked
by large 6-pane sashes. Nos. 5 and 6 have embattled parapets above dentils.
Nos. 4 and 7 have diaper-work above each opening and low parapets with cogged
bricks under coping. Tall embattled chimney pots with spiral fluting on some
of the buttresses. Carved stone animal heads on parapets. Segmental end bays
with similar details. No.3 has concave 3-bay right section and straight 3-bay
left section with similar buttresses and some lancets. Low-pitched roofs
hidden by parapets.
Later additions on rear of each cottage are not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ2909410032
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