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Walls Surrounding Paddock to East of Low Butterby Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Croxdale and Hett, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7481 / 54°44'53"N

Longitude: -1.5718 / 1°34'18"W

OS Eastings: 427660

OS Northings: 539322

OS Grid: NZ276393

Mapcode National: GBR KFGJ.HQ

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.TXPD

Entry Name: Walls Surrounding Paddock to East of Low Butterby Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120745

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109947

Location: Croxdale and Hett, County Durham, DH6

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Croxdale and Hett

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Croxdale

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

CROXDALE AND HETT LOW BUTTERBY
NZ 23 NE
6/66 Inset Walls surrounding
paddock to east of
Low Butterby
Farmhouse
GV II

Walls surrounding 4 sides of 85- x 65-metre rectangular paddock. Probably C17
but altered and partly rebuilt. Coursed sandstone rubble. 2.0- to 2.5-metre
high walls with roughly-shaped triangular coping stones set on edge. South-
west wall has battered buttress near west corner and has been partly demolished
near centre and replaced by the brick wall of a C20 farmbuilding. South-east
wall is partly broken down near south corner. North-east wall has regularly-
spaced 0.5-metre high slits near ground level (possibly for drainage) and a
worn stone doorway with chamfered jambs near north corner. Foundations of 2
sides of a small rectangular building at north corner. Included for group
value. Farmbuildings on outer face of south-west wall are not of special
interest.


Listing NGR: NZ2766039322

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