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Summerhouse and Attached Garden Wall, 30 Metres North East of Hagg House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotherstone, County Durham

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

COTHERSTONE MAIN STREET
NZ 02 NW
(East side,off)
11/53 Summerhouse and
attached garden wall,
30 metres north-east
of Hagg House
II
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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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