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Latitude: 54.5701 / 54°34'12"N
Longitude: -1.9809 / 1°58'51"W
OS Eastings: 401330
OS Northings: 519434
OS Grid: NZ013194
Mapcode National: GBR GHLL.XJ
Mapcode Global: WHB4C.JDX9
Entry Name: The Manor House
Listing Date: 12 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1159936
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111209
Location: Cotherstone, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Cotherstone
Built-Up Area: Cotherstone
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
COTHERSTONE EAST GREEN
12/1/67 The Manor House
Large house. Possibly mid C17 core with early C18 and mid C19 alterations and
additions. Rendered rubble with ashlar details. Graduated slate roof and stone
Continuous 2-storey, irregular 5-bay front of 2 builds with raised quoins.
4-bay left section: partly-glazed 6-panel door in third bay in stone doorcase
with banded rustication, superimposed architrave, pulvinated frieze and cornice
hood. Wide late C20 canted bay window to left. Almost square, 2-pane sash in
architrave to right; 4 identical sashes and surrounds above. One-bay right
section, added in mid C19, has 2-pane sashes in projecting surrounds with
chamfered sills. Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers. Left end rubble
stack with corniced rear section; tall rebuilt right end stack with top band.
Interior. Large bolection-moulded stone chimney-piece with corniced mantel set
across corner of hall. 2-flight, cut-string staircase with stick balusters and
ramped handrail. Roof structure: 2 upper crucks of heavy scantling, in older
left section of-house, flank central cross wall; crucks are tenoned into saddles,
have halved collars and support 2 tiers of trenched purlins. Similar C19 cruck
of lighter scantling in later right section.
Link section attached to right return is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ0133019434
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