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Latitude: 54.5759 / 54°34'33"N
Longitude: -1.9834 / 1°59'0"W
OS Eastings: 401173
OS Northings: 520072
OS Grid: NZ011200
Mapcode National: GBR GHLJ.DG
Mapcode Global: WHB4C.H7RX
Entry Name: Summerhouse and Attached Garden Wall, 30 Metres North East of Hagg House
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121047
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111216
Location: Cotherstone, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Cotherstone
Built-Up Area: Cotherstone
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
COTHERSTONE MAIN STREET
NZ 02 NW
11/53 Summerhouse and
attached garden wall,
30 metres north-east
of Hagg House
Summerhouse and attached garden wall. Early C19 with alterations. Summerhouse
limewashed rubble and brick with stone-flagged roofs. Squared rubble garden
wall. Gothick style.
Summerhouse: 2-storey, one-bay block flanked by tall one-storey, one-bay, set-
back wings. Central boarded door in partly-blocked pointed archway. Round-
arched niche above with projecting sill, half-H apron and inserted 4-pane light.
Niche flanked by stone panels with incised crosses. Low-pitched pyramidal roof.
Wings: replaced casements have chamfered sills and lintels with triple keystones;
flat-coped battlements conceal low-pitched roofs. Stepped truncated external
chimney on right return.
Tall, quadrant-plan garden wall with flat coping runs east for about 25 metres.
Remainder of garden wall to south and east is not of special interest.
This summerhouse, known locally as Monks House, is similar to an example in the
grounds of Woden Croft (See item 11/70).
Listing NGR: NZ0117320072
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