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Former Cottage 20 Metres to East of Edge Knoll

A Grade II Listed Building in Hamsterley, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6804 / 54°40'49"N

Longitude: -1.795 / 1°47'42"W

OS Eastings: 413312

OS Northings: 531728

OS Grid: NZ133317

Mapcode National: GBR HGX9.5Z

Mapcode Global: WHC50.DMG8

Entry Name: Former Cottage 20 Metres to East of Edge Knoll

Listing Date: 5 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111854

Location: Hamsterley, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hamsterley

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hamsterley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ13SW (East side)

11/53 Former cottage 20
metres to east of
5.2.87 Edge Knoll
Farmworker's cottage and stable. Probably early C18. Sandstone rubble with
quoins and ashlar dressings. Roofs graduated stone flags with stone ridge; and

One-storey, 4-bays, the second 2 lower and narrower. Cottage at left has flat
stone lintel over boarded door at right; left bay obscured by vegetation; small
central square ridge chimney. Stable at right has flat stone lintels over
boarded door at left and empty window at right. Right part has steeply-pitched
roof rising to ridge continuous with that of left part. Left return gable peak
has small attic window. Rear elevation has 2 openings at eaves of cottage;
higher ground level.

Interior, partly inspected, shows pegged and halved collared tie-beam trusses
in second bay; wall dividing bays of cottage; sloping beams with hanging pegs
from door lintel to side walls of this bay.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ1331231728

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

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