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Latitude: 54.5148 / 54°30'53"N
Longitude: -1.8702 / 1°52'12"W
OS Eastings: 408502
OS Northings: 513286
OS Grid: NZ085132
Mapcode National: GBR HJC7.XB
Mapcode Global: WHC5R.7SP7
Entry Name: The Morritt Arms Hotel
Listing Date: 12 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121699
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111675
Location: Brignall, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Brignall
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
NZ 0813 BRIGNALL GRETA BRIDGE
14/86 The Morritt
Hotel. Probably C18, enlarged and remodelled in early C20. Squared stone
with cut quoins and dressings and ashlar porch; C20 concrete tile roof on
main block, stone slates on east wing. Main block 3 storeys, 7 bays,
symmetrical. Central prostyle porch with paired Tuscan columns; 6-panel door.
12-pane sash windows to lower floors and 9-pane sashes above. Coped gables
on moulded kneelers; end stacks. Set slightly back on left is 2-storey l-bay
end of east wing, with 12-pane sashes; 4-bay left return of wing shows glazed
door with plain overlight, and similar sashes, hip-ended roof. At rear of
wing a bow window with moulded cornice. All openings in architraves, many
re-used C18 material.
Interior: largely early C20. Open-well stair with stick balusters, panelled
newels and moulded handrail. Tudor-style fireplaces.
Flat-roofed 1930's ballroom extension at rear of main block, and attached
outbuilding ranges to south-west, are not of interest.
Listing NGR: NZ0850213286
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