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Latitude: 54.6341 / 54°38'2"N
Longitude: -1.8845 / 1°53'4"W
OS Eastings: 407554
OS Northings: 526558
OS Grid: NZ075265
Mapcode National: GBR HG8V.TL
Mapcode Global: WHC55.0SX9
Entry Name: Edge Hotel
Listing Date: 6 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1281751
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111884
Location: Lynesack and Softley, County Durham, DL13
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Lynesack and Softley
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Lynesack
Church of England Diocese: Durham
LYNESACK AND SOFTLEY EDGE (North side)
17/82 No. 26 (Edge Hotel)
and No. 27
Hotel and House. Circa 1840. Coursed squared sandstone with painted ashlar
dressings; roof graduated stone flags with stone gable copings. 2 storeys, 3
bays each. No. 28, at left, wider. Narrow plain stone surrounds to central
door of each building; flat stone lintels and thin projecting sills to late
C19 sashes of No. 26 and 16-pane sashes of No. 27. Roof has coping on gables
and between houses. 3 banded ashlar ridge chimneys, the left partly removed.
In 1790 a turnpike act was passed for a road between Middleton and Edge, known
then as West Pits. Source: J. Bailey General View of the Agriculture of Co.
In important position closing the top of a steep road.
Listing NGR: NZ0755426558
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