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Latitude: 54.6515 / 54°39'5"N
Longitude: -1.7621 / 1°45'43"W
OS Eastings: 415444
OS Northings: 528514
OS Grid: NZ154285
Mapcode National: GBR JG4N.9B
Mapcode Global: WHC56.XB1Y
Entry Name: Houghton House
Listing Date: 30 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121835
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111383
Location: Etherley, County Durham, DL14
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Etherley
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Etherley
Church of England Diocese: Durham
ETHERLEY TOFT HILL
NZ 12 NW
5/18 Houghton House
Farmhouse and hand's cottage, now one house. Mid C18. Coursed squared
sandstone front, other elevations rubble, with quoins and ashlar dressings;
pantiled roof, the front slope renewed in concrete tiles, with brick chimneys.
2 storeys, 4 wide bays. Plain stone surround to low partly-glazed door in
second bay; thin stone lintels and shallow reveals to windows, most late C19
sashes, 2 with C20 glazing. Steeply-pitched roof has 4 ridge chimneys. Rear
has full width one-storey outshut under catslide roof, and gabled dormers.
Interior has lugged moulded chimney piece in one first-floor room; 2-panel
doors; stone stair in first-bay cottage.
Listing NGR: NZ1544428514
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