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Trafalgar House and Garden Wall Attached to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Heighington, Darlington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5966 / 54°35'47"N

Longitude: -1.6113 / 1°36'40"W

OS Eastings: 425211

OS Northings: 522446

OS Grid: NZ252224

Mapcode National: GBR KH59.Y1

Mapcode Global: WHC5H.6QZK

Entry Name: Trafalgar House and Garden Wall Attached to North

Listing Date: 6 June 1952

Last Amended: 16 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121210

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110801

Location: Heighington, Darlington, DL5

County: Darlington

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

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Listing Text

In the entry for HEIGHINGTON HEIGHINGTON LANE
11/50 (south side off)
Trafalgar House and
garden wall attached to
north
(formerly listed as
Heighington House)
The grade shall be II

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NZ 2522 HEIGHINGTON HEIGHINGTON LANE
(South side, off)
11/50 Trafalgar House
6/6/52 and garden wall
attached to north
GV (Formerly listed as
Heighington House)
House and garden wall. Circa 1815 for Captain William Pryce Cumby. Main block
tooled dressed sandstone; rear wing rubble and brick. Welsh slate roofs and
brick chimney stacks. Coursed sandstone wall.
2 storeys. 3-bay entrance front has tooled-and-margined quoins. Central
replaced glazed double doors and 2-pane overlight in raised surround; Tuscan
stone porch with square columns. Raised tooled window surrounds; elongated
15-pane sashes on ground floor; 12-pane sashes above. Low-pitched hipped roof.
2 ridge stacks with stone top bands. 4-bay south front with identical
fenestration.
Long 2-storey rear wing has single-storey outshut on north with 12-, 16- and
20-pane sashes. Wing has low-pitched roof. 2 ridge stacks with octagonal
chimney pots.
Tall flat-coped wall, on north return of main block, runs north for c.30 metres
to join boundary wall (q.v.). Pair of C20 sliding doors at south end; stepped-
down section to north.
Wall included for group value. Outbuilding on rear of wall is not of special
interest.
Home of William Pryce Cumby, heroic Commander of The Bellerophon at Trafalgar.


Listing NGR: NZ2521122445

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