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Whitwell Grange House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shincliffe, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.763 / 54°45'46"N

Longitude: -1.5242 / 1°31'27"W

OS Eastings: 430712

OS Northings: 541002

OS Grid: NZ307410

Mapcode National: GBR KFSC.TC

Mapcode Global: WHC4R.KJDY

Entry Name: Whitwell Grange House

Listing Date: 18 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120758

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109986

Location: Shincliffe, County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Shincliffe

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

SHINCLIFFE SHINCLIFFE LANE
NZ 34 SW and NZ 3041
(South side, off)
3/101 and 12/101 Whitwell Grange
18/2/83 House (formerly
listed in Whitwell
House C.P.)
GV II

Farmhouse, now private house. Mid-late C18 with c.1820 addition. Coursed
rubble; added range has incised render and stone dressings on front and
returns. Welsh slate roofs with rebuilt brick chimney stacks. L-plan:
original house at right-angles on left rear of added range. 2-storey, 3-bay
c.1820 range has chamfered plinth and raised-and-chamfered quoins. 4-panel
double doors in central doorcase. Margined sashes in raised surrounds with
projecting sills. Low-pitched hipped roof with central rendered stack. Deep
one-bay returns with identical fenestration. Lower 2-storey, 3-bay C18
farmhouse has roughly-squared quoins at left. Central late C19 gabled porch
with replaced door. Blocked window above door and flanking margined sashes
with wedge lintels and projecting sills. Roof with left end stack. Added
one-storey outshut under pent roof on rear of original house. Interior: C18
house has fielded 6-panel doors and a late C18 cast-iron fire grate in bedroom;
added house has 4-panel doors, panelled window shutters and a dogleg staircase
with ornamental cast-iron balusters.
L-plan range of former farmbuildings, now a house (The Mews), on left return
of C18 farmhouse, is altered and not of special interest.


Listing NGR: NZ3071241002

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