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Latitude: 54.5952 / 54°35'42"N
Longitude: -1.6138 / 1°36'49"W
OS Eastings: 425053
OS Northings: 522291
OS Grid: NZ250222
Mapcode National: GBR KH59.FJ
Mapcode Global: WHC5H.5RTM
Entry Name: Eldon House
Listing Date: 6 June 1952
Last Amended: 16 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121207
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110792
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 2522 HEIGHINGTON EAST GREEN
11/43 No. 7
6/6/52 (Eldon House) (Formerly
listed as Eldon House)
Large house. Circa 1700 with early C19 alterations and additions. Roughcast
brick and stone. Renewed pantiled roof. Rebuilt brick chimney stacks. Main
block with set-back extension at left.
2-storey, 5-bay main block. Central partly-glazed 6-panel door in C20 stone
surround with bracketed hood. Small replaced 12-pane sashes in shallow reveals.
Cogged-brick eaves band. Steeply-pitched roof with slightly-swept eaves.
Renewed gable copings. End and 2 ridge stacks.
2-storey, 2-window left extension has replaced 12-pane sashes. Tall left end
stack. Monopitch roof sloping down to rear.
Added 2-storey rear outshut on main block has small Venetian stair window with
Interior: dogleg closed-string staircase, of 2 flights plus landing rail, has
turned balusters and moulded square-section handrail.
Late C20 wing on rear of left return is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ2505322291
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