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High Knitsley Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Healeyfield, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8337 / 54°50'1"N

Longitude: -1.8304 / 1°49'49"W

OS Eastings: 410992

OS Northings: 548778

OS Grid: NZ109487

Mapcode National: GBR HDNK.J1

Mapcode Global: WHC46.VRKR

Entry Name: High Knitsley Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 September 1985

Last Amended: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185975

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350561

Location: Healeyfield, County Durham, DH8

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Healeyfield

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Consett

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

HEALEYFIELD HIGH KNITSLEY
NZ 14 NW
5/55 High Knitsley Farmhouse
(formerly listed as High
26.9.85 Knitsley Farmhouse and
outbuilding adjoining)

GV II

Farmhouse. Early-mid C18 with later C18 right bay. Roughly-coursed squared
sandstone, the right bay with irregular courses of thin sandstone; ashlar
dressings and quoins; stone-flagged roof with brick and stone chimneys. 2 low
storeys, 6 irregular bays. 3-bay house at right has C20 door in tooled plain
stone surround in second bay; 4-pane sash above with flat stone lintel and
projecting stone sill; similar treatment to wide sashes with vertical glazing
bars in first wide bay; late C19 sashes in right bay have flat stone lintels
and flush sills. 3-bay farm building at left has central boarded door in
surround of long-and-short blocks, and flat stone lintel; similar blocked doors
in outer bays have inserted windows with opening top lights; wide 3-light
window over door has thin wood lintel. Corniced brick chimney at left of house;
square stone stack at right. Right return gable shows large throughstones at
front of gable, and rough stone surround to small square window at right of
gable; eaves raised slightly. Full-height, full-width rear addition under
parallel roof.

C20 brick addition at left not of interest.


Listing NGR: NZ1099248778

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

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