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Latitude: 54.7369 / 54°44'12"N
Longitude: -1.6556 / 1°39'20"W
OS Eastings: 422273
OS Northings: 538042
OS Grid: NZ222380
Mapcode National: GBR JFWN.CR
Mapcode Global: WHC4W.J6VH
Entry Name: 1 2, Durham Road
Listing Date: 16 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120761
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109886
Location: Brancepeth, County Durham, DH7
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Brancepeth
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Brancepeth
Church of England Diocese: Durham
BRANCEPETH DURHAM ROAD
NZ 23 NW
5/4 Inset Nos. 1 and 2
Pair of Estate Cottages. Mid C19 for Brancepeth Estate. Squared sandstone
in narrow courses with ashlar dressings. Fishscale Welsh slate roof. Dressed
stone chimney stacks. Tudor style. One storey plus-attic. Each cottage 2
bays with No. 1 at left. Flush quoins and chamfered plinth. End vertical-
panelled doors, with narrow overlights, in chamfered surrounds under hoodmoulds.
Stone-mullioned windows. No. 1 has square bay window of 3 lights under hipped
roof, on ground floor, and gabled dormer with 2-light window under hoodmould.
No. 2 has wide projecting gabled left bay with canted bay window under hipped
roof on ground floor and 2-light window under hoodmould above. Stone eaves
brackets. Steeply-pitched roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers.
Central transverse chimney with cornice and 3 diagonals tacks. 1986 addition
in similar style on rear of No. 1 is not of interest. Nos. 1 and 2 form a
symmetrical pair with Nos. 3 and 4 (q.v.).
Listing NGR: NZ2227338042
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