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Latitude: 54.5342 / 54°32'2"N
Longitude: -2.0504 / 2°3'1"W
OS Eastings: 396835
OS Northings: 515432
OS Grid: NY968154
Mapcode National: GBR GJ30.WD
Mapcode Global: WHB4J.G9VD
Entry Name: Levy Pool Farmhouse
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1310940
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111173
Location: Bowes, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Bowes
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
BOWES SLED DALE
NY 91 NE
15/189 Levy Pool Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Dated 1736 with initials G & M.A on door lintel; later additions
and alterations. Coursed squared sandstone with plinth and large horizontal
quoins. Ling thatched roof with flag eaves courses. 2-cell plan with original
left rear outshut, probably dairy. Two low storeys, 3 bays. Added central
porch laterally pent. Windows, with flat stone surrounds, mullions removed and
diagonal bar holes, on both floors flanking porch. Small fire window on ground
floor left. Steeply-pitched roof with reverse-stepped gables. Stair turret and
right outshut added behind.
Interior shows full-height stout masonry partition dividing hall, which is
entered directly from porch, from right room, probably once divided into front
parlour and rear service room. Small fireplace in front part. Large C18
fireplace in left end wall of main hall.
Empty and derelict at time of survey, with roof and ceilings fallen in and
Listing NGR: NY9683515432
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