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Latitude: 54.5417 / 54°32'30"N
Longitude: -1.4934 / 1°29'36"W
OS Eastings: 432874
OS Northings: 516391
OS Grid: NZ328163
Mapcode National: GBR LH0X.HP
Mapcode Global: WHD72.134K
Entry Name: Little Burdon Cottage
Listing Date: 27 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1320019
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350471
Location: Morton Palms, Darlington, DL1
Civil Parish: Morton Palms
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Sadberge
Church of England Diocese: Durham
MORTON PALMS STOCKTON ROAD
NZ 31 NW (South side)
5/3 Little Burdon
Former farmhouse now cottage. Late C17 with later additions and alterations.
Hand-made brick (partly rendered and painted on front and right return);
pantiled roofs; rear wing has roof of ridged concrete tiles; rebuilt brick
chimney stacks. Hearth-passage plan main block with wings on left return and
at right-angles on right rear.
2-storey main block; 4 ground-floor openings and 3 above. Decorative brickwork:
dentilled band between storeys; 2 raised lozenges on first floor; cogged eaves.
Doorway at left into hearth passage has basket-arched head, raised keystone and
impost blocks; similar doorway on rear. Altered openings elsewhere: later
doorway at right flanked by 6-pane sashes; 24-pane horizontal-sliding sash and
two late C20 casements above. Renewed steeply-pitched roof set below line of
original roof. Ridge and left end stacks flanking hearth passage; stepped
external chimney projecting on right return.
Single-storey, 2-bay wing at left has altered door and window openings, stepped
eaves bands and steeply-pitched roof.
Projecting 2-storey stair bay on rear of main block has a blocked 2-light wood-
mullioned window. 2-storey, 4-bay rear wing of 2 builds has altered openings
and a steeply-pitched roof.
Listing NGR: NZ3287416391
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