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Latitude: 54.5958 / 54°35'44"N
Longitude: -1.6167 / 1°37'0"W
OS Eastings: 424863
OS Northings: 522353
OS Grid: NZ248223
Mapcode National: GBR KH49.SB
Mapcode Global: WHC5H.4RD6
Entry Name: The Village Hall
Listing Date: 16 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121205
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110788
Location: Heighington, Darlington, DL5
Civil Parish: Heighington
Built-Up Area: Heighington
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Heighington
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 2422 HEIGHINGTON DARLINGTON ROAD
10/39 The Village Hall
Former school now Village Hall. Rebuilt 1878 with later additions. Dressed
sandstone. Roof of large dark-purple slates with stone chimney stacks. U-plan.
One tall storey. Symmetrical 3-bay front. Central late C20 porch beneath
original entrance parapet. Flanking projecting, gabled wings. Each wing has
tooled quoins, large single window with small-paned iron casements, narrow
louvred opening in coped gable with shaped footstones. Steeply-pitched roof.
3 lateral stacks, with offset bands and corniced tops, on inner returns and
recessed central bay.
2-bay left return has 2 similar windows; window to front in Tudor-arched
surround under hoodmould. Roof hipped at rear. 5 square-headed similar
windows, alternately tall and short, on rear.
Occupies a prominent position in village.
Late C20 porch and additions on right are not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ2486322353
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